Serious house fire in Welwyn Garden City

PUBLISHED: 10:56 24 August 2015 | UPDATED: 11:45 24 August 2015


A Welwyn Garden City house was badly damaged in a blaze that started in an electrical cupboard on Saturday morning

Firefighters were called to an end-of-terrace house in Longcroft Lane at 11.30am, using breathing apparatus to fight their way into the burning kitchen.

The owners of the house were away, but the fire service says the kitchen was “100 per cent damaged”, while the rest of the house was affected by smoke.

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