Firefighters called after candles spotted in window

Firefighters were called out this morning after candles were spotted burning on a windowsill.

The incident happened in Gilling West.

Firefighters were called out just after 1am.

A spokesperson for North Yorkshire Fire and rescue Service said: “Crew were mobilised to a report of candles left burning on a windowsill in a property.

“Crews gained access and extinguished candles.

“Advice given to occupiers.”