Inferno at household dwelling in Straiton tackled by 25 firefighters

A FAMILY had been compelled to flee into the road after a blaze tore by means of their dwelling final evening.

As much as 25 firefighters tackled flames and smoke on the indifferent home in Burnbank, Straiton, by means of the evening.

A person and two youngsters had been taken to hospital as a precaution.

Fireplace crews from Tollcross and McDonald Highway initially responded shortly after 8pm.

They arrived to search out the fireplace had unfold from the boiler and referred to as for back-up.

Officers doused flames with jet hoses and had been on scene till shortly earlier than 8am this morning.

A spokeswoman for Scottish Fireplace and Rescue Service mentioned: “A male and two youngsters had been taken to the ERI as a precaution.”

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