Mid Wales

Welshpool fire badly damages house in town centre

Fire has badly damaged the first floor of a house in the centre of Welshpool in Powys.

Three crews from Welshpool and Llanfair Caereinion were called to the detached property at 09:26 BST on Friday.

Firefighters with breathing apparatus tackled the blaze with two hose reel jets, one main jet and a thermal imaging camera.

An ambulance crew attended the scene but was not required as no-one was in the building at the time.

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