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Residents flee burning Doncaster home

Mansfield Road, Doncaster. Picture: Google
Mansfield Road, Doncaster. Picture: Google

Residents had to flee their burning home in Doncaster last night.

A blaze started in the kitchen of the property in Mansfield Road, Balby, at about 10pm.

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Firefighters were called and when they arrived the occupants were already safety outside.

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The blaze was also out on arrival.

Crews from Doncaster and Edlington stations used a specialist fan to ventilate the property.

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A South Yorkshire Fire and Rescue spokesperson did not have any further details about the occupants or how the fire had started.