Kent firefighters tackle Folkestone house blaze

Three people have been rescued after a fire broke out at a house in Folkestone.

Kent Fire and Rescue Service were called to Leonard Road just after 03:25 GMT.

Two men and a woman were rescued by firefighters. They were treated at the scene by paramedics for the effects of breathing in smoke.

Kent Fire and Rescue Service said the cause of the fire was being investigated.

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