Firefighters called to house blaze

FIREFIGHTERS were called to a house fire in Essex this evening.

FIREFIGHTERS were called to a house fire in Essex this evening.

Two crews from Chelmsford were called to Parklands Drive at 7.07pm. On arrival firefighters found 25% of the ground floor of the semi-detached property well-alight and the remainder of the house heavily smoke-logged.

The incident was over at 7.29pm.