Residents flee burning Doncaster home

Residents had to flee their burning home in Doncaster last night.

Mansfield Road, Doncaster. Picture: Google
Mansfield Road, Doncaster. Picture: Google

A blaze started in the kitchen of the property in Mansfield Road, Balby, at about 10pm.

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Crews from Doncaster and Edlington stations used a specialist fan to ventilate the property.

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