Fire investigation after extensive damage caused to barn conversion near Boroughbridge

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An investigation has begun after a fire caused extensive damage to a barn conversion in a village near Boroughbridge

North Yorkshire Fire Service said it had been called to the scene of the fire in Lower Dunsforth at around 7.40pm last night.

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A spokesman said: "Crews from Boroughbridge, Harrogate and Knaresborough attended a two-storey barn conversion which was extensively damaged by fire.

"Hose reels, an aerial ladder platform, breathing apparatus, and other equipment was utilised to extinguish the fire.

"The incident is due a further revisit later today to determine the cause of the fire."

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