Firefighters tackle house fire in Leicestershire

Twenty-five firefighters were brought in to tackle a large fire at a house in Leicestershire.

Crews were called to the property in Six Hills Road in Walton on the Wolds just after 0230 BST.

A Leicestershire Fire and Rescue spokeswoman said the roof was well alight when crews arrived.

She said all occupants were already out of the property when firefighters arrived and no-one had been injured in the incident.

Two fire crews remained at the scene on Tuesday morning.

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