Blaze rips through Sheffield flat

Edge Well Crescent, Sheffield. Picture: Google
Edge Well Crescent, Sheffield. Picture: Google

A Sheffield flat was left damaged in a fire during the early hours of this morning.

The blaze took hold in the apartment in Edge Well Crescent, Birley Edge, at about 1.40am.

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It is understood the property was empty and nobody was injured.

Crews from Rivelin, Elm Lane and Sheffield Central fire stations spent over an hour tackling the blaze.

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A fire service spokesperson said the cause is under investigation.