WATCH: First video emerges of serious Sheffield house fire

The first video has emerged of a serious Sheffield house fire.

Firefighters from Tankersley, Rivelin and Rotherham attended the blaze, which took place on Steven Crescent in Chapeltown at around 7.20pm.

The scene of a house fire on Steven Crescent in Chapeltown.

The scene of a house fire on Steven Crescent in Chapeltown.

Eyewitnesses said people in the house at the time of the fire managed to get themselves out before the fire crews arrived.

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The road was cordoned off as the fire crews checked inside the gutted building.

The South Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service said no further information was available at this stage.