Residents report '˜explosion' as huge fire rips through Sheffield house
Residents have reported witnessing an explosion as aÂ huge fire ripped through a house in Sheffield.
The incident happened on Valentine Crescent near Sheffield Lane Top at around 4pm this afternoon.
In pictures shared with The Star flames can be seen engulfing the entire bottom floor of a residential property, while thick black smoke billows into the air.
Three fire engines and the fire service's cherry picker all attended the incident, but aÂ spokesperson hasÂ said there were no casualties and the fire is now out.
Firefighters were now carrying out safety checks and investigating theÂ cause of theÂ fire, they added.
More to follow.