North Yorkshire firefighters come to rescue as Brompton-on-Swale home is flooded

Fire crews were called out to a home in Brompton Court, Brompton-on-Swale. Picture: Google
Fire crews were called out to a home in Brompton Court, Brompton-on-Swale. Picture: Google

Firefighters came to the rescue when a home in a North Yorkshire village was flooded during the middle of the night.

Crews from Richmond and Colburn were called to the property in Brompton-on-Swale at around 3am this morning.

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A burst pipe had flooded through the bathroom floor into the ground floor of the address at Brompton Court.

A spokesman said: "The crews isolated water and electrics and helped the occupier with salvage work."

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Firefighters used lighting and a salvage sheet as they worked to help clear away the water.