Fire crews called to house blaze

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Firefighters tackled a house fire in the early hours of Friday morning.

The terraced house, on Milton Place, Halifax, was unoccupied and under refurbishment when the crews were called to the blaze at 2am.

They used two breathing apparatus to enter the property and had it under control within an hour.

Damage was caused to the kitchen area downstairs and the cause is currently under investigation.

Firefighters are urging homeowners to install smoke detectors in their properties.

Call Halifax Fire Station on 01422 386820 for help and advice.