Resident treated after house fire near Doncaster

South Street, Owston Ferry. Picture: Google
South Street, Owston Ferry. Picture: Google

A householder needed oxygen therapy treatment after a fire at their home.

Firefighters were called out to the scene at a property in South Street, Owston Ferry, yesterday at 1pm.

A bookcase and clothing was on fire but the occupant managed to put it out themselves using pots of water.

They were treated at the scene for smoke inhalation.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.