Hartlepool street sealed off after blaze

Fire crews were called to a blaze in a Hartlepool street today.

The crews from Stranton Fire Station were called to Sandringham Road at about 4.10pm this afternoon.

Firefighters deal with incident in Sandringham Road, Hartlepool.

Firefighters deal with incident in Sandringham Road, Hartlepool.

Firefighters taped off a section of the road while they dealt with the blaze at the terraced house.

There were two appliances attended the scene and the firefighters put a ladder up at the front of the house to access the canopy over the door.

The blaze itself is believed to have been minor and crews were on the scene for less than an hour extinguishing the blaze.