Pensioners escape house blaze

Fire Engine on call
Fire Engine on call

an elderly couple sustained smoke inhalation after a house fire.

The couple, in their 80s, managed to escape the blaze that started in the back bedroom of the house in New Bolt Road, Balby around 6.50pm.

Firefighters from Edlington and Doncaster attended the incident and left the scene around 7.20pm.

The couple did not have to go to hospital.

The fire is thought to have been caused by smoking materials.