Firefighters called to house fire after heater falls over

Firefighters were called to a house fire in Scorton today.

The incident at a property in Hospital Road was reported at about 1.30pm.

Crews from Richmond and Colburn attended

The found on arrival that a heater had fallen over and caused minor smoke damage to the floor and smoke damage to the room.

One female was given a precautionary check for smoke inhalation.