Firefighters tackle house on fire in Hunton

Firefighters were called to a house on fire in Hunton today.

The incident at a property in Bedale Road was reported at about 4pm on Sunday.

Fire crews from Richmond, Colburn, Leyburn and Darlington responded to the report the roof  of a residential property was on fire.

Crews are currently using breathing apparatus, a hose reel and an aerial ladder platform.

**This incident was still ongoing at 5pm**