Firefighters called to Ripley house blaze

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Firefighters were called to a house blaze in Ripley this morning.

Fire chiefs attended a domestic property on Derby Road just after 3.30am.

People in the property were alerted by their smoke alarm, Derbyshire Fire and Rescue Service said.

The blaze involved a log burner.

The fire was extinguished and the property was ventilated.