Terrace house roof destroyed in Hull fire which spread from bushes

The roof of a terraced house was destroyed by a fire in Hull last night.

Haydock Garth. Pic:Google.

The remainder of the house on Haydock Garth was smoke and water damaged after the blaze started at around 10.37pm.

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Humberside Fire and Rescue Service said that bushes were on fire in a garden and it spread to a fence then to the end terrace house.

A spokesperson said: "Roof totally destroyed by fire, remainder of house smoke and water damaged."

The blaze was tackled with hoses and a thermal image camera was used by firefighters as well as a 10.5 metre ladder and short extension ladder.