Two in hospital after house fire in Rotherham

Two people were taken to hospital for smoke inhalation after a house fire in Rotherham this morning.

Haythorne Way, Swinton

They were affected by smoke after a fire started in a shed and spread to two homes, one of which was occupied and the other empty.

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The fire in Haythorne Way, Swinton, was discovered at 1.55am.

Firefighters extinguished the flames and an investigation into the cause is now underway.