Firefighters called to house fire in Lincoln village

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Firefighters have been called to a house fire in Metheringham this morning.

The fire, which began at 6.47am on High Street, was attended by four Lincolnshire Fire and Rescue crews.

Officers confirmed at around 11.20am that the fire had spread from a chimney breast to the roof of the building, causing 6sq metres of roof damage.

The fire was extinguished using two hose reels.

One person was treated at the scene for smoke inhalation.