Wakefield woman taken to hospital after basement fire

A woman was taken to hospital after a fire broke out at a house in Wakefield in the early hours of this morning.

By The Newsroom
Monday, 13th June 2016, 8:34 am
Updated Monday, 13th June 2016, 12:17 pm
Firefighters attened the fire at around 2am this morning.
Firefighters attened the fire at around 2am this morning.

The fire was in the cellar of a property on Normans Way.

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Two teams of firefighters from Wakefield fire station were called to the scene at around 2am and they tackled the fire using two sets of breathing apparatus, one hose reel and a high-powered ventilation fan.

An ambulance took the occupant of the house to hospital for a precautionary check.