Dramatic pictures show firefighters tackling Doncaster house blaze

Dramatic pictures have emerged showing firefighters tackling a blaze inside a Doncaster home overnight.

Tuesday, 6th August 2019, 10:58 am

A resident said the fire started at a property in Ramsden Road, Hexthorpe, at about 11.30pm and fire crews were at the scene tackling the flames for more than two hours.

Crews at the scene.

He added: “Nobody was inside the house luckily as it all completely went up in flames burning the entire house, both floors.

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“Neither neighbours' houses were affected during the fire as fire crews checked either side.”

A South Yorkshire Fire and Rescue spokesperson said a neighbour raised the alarm after noticing smoke coming out of the first floor.

A firefighter surveys the damage.

The property was empty and the cause is under investigation.

Crews from Doncaster, Edlington and Adwick were called out to the scene.

Crews at the scene.