Blaze at block of flats in Harrogate after flames spread to curtains

Cornwall Road, Harrogate. Picture: Google.
Cornwall Road, Harrogate. Picture: Google.
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Firefighters were called to a blaze at a block of flats in Harrogate.

The fire, at the residential flats in Cornwall Road, happened at about 6pm yesterday.

It started on a carpet inside the flats, but spread to curtains and a windowsill, a spokesperson for North Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service said.

One person was treated for smoke inhalation.

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