Fire and rescue services were called in to burn down a house in Grimsby this evening.
This happened around 5:30 p.m., right at the junction of Oxford Street and Rutland Street.
A woman was taken off the property with smoke inhalation issues as a result of the fire.
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A live witness at the scene said: “Three fire trucks from the Peaks Lane fire station have arrived.
“The firefighters entered the building with breathing apparatus, they took a lady out.
“The woman was coughing quite hard.
“There was smoke coming out of the bedroom windows, but when I got there it looked like most of the fire had been put out.
“Two firefighters were putting their gear away. There was a large crowd to see what had happened.”
“Oxford Street was closed for a short time while firefighters dealt with the incident.”
The Humberside Fire and Rescue Service has been approached for comment regarding the incident.
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