Sussex

Three people injured in Crawley house fire

Burnt-out property in Bosham Road, Crawley
Image caption The cause of the fire in Bosham Road is not believed to be suspicious

Three people have been treated in hospital following a fire which destroyed a West Sussex house.

Six crews tackled the blaze in Bosham Road, Crawley, which started at about 03:20 BST.

At the height of the blaze a total of 30 firefighters, including 20 wearing breathing apparatus, were involved.

West Sussex Fire and Rescue Service said two people had been taken to hospital for treatment for smoke inhalation.

A third casualty was treated for a burn on their hand.

Crews left the scene at about 12.00 BST on Saturday.

A fire service spokeswoman said the cause of the blaze was being investigated but it was not believed to be suspicious.

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