Bedroom fire at Hawksworth house in Leeds

Cragside Walk, Hawsworth. Pic: Google.
Cragside Walk, Hawsworth. Pic: Google.

A house fire broke out in Leeds this afternoon.

A neighbour was alerted to the first floor bedroom fire on Cragside Walk, Hawksworth, after smoke detectors set off shortly before 2.50pm.

Nobody was thought to be injured and no-one was involved, according to West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service.

A fire investigation is now under way to find out what caused it.

Crews from Cookridge, Leeds and Rawdon stations attended.

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