Heage fire

Firefighters tackled a house fire in Heage on Sunday night.

The alarm was raised at 11.30pm and saw crews from Ripley and Alfreton go to a detached house on The Croft where a fire had started in a first floor bedroom.

Two firefighters wearing breathing apparatus used one hose reel jet and a safety jet to extinguish the flames.

The ventilation van and the thermal imaging camera were also used and firefighters left the scene at 0.30am.