Firefighters called to blaze at Great Thornton Street flats
Humberside Fire and Rescue were called to a fire in west Hull this evening.
It's the latest in a series of fires to hit Great Thornton Street flats off Anlaby Road, with the last fire reported in February.
Four appliances were scrambled to the scene earlier this evening to deal with the ground floor blaze. The fire turned out to be in a rubbish chute.
A Humberside Fire and Rescue spokesman said: "It was originally thought that it was the stairwell in Block 1 that was alight. It turned out only to be the rubbish chute on the ground floor at the side of the building.
"It has now... read more
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