Television fault sparks house fire in Pontefract

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Firefighters dealt with a house fire in Pontefract overnight.

Crews were called to a property on Orchard Head Drive at around 12.30am this morning.

A fire service spokeswoman said an electrical fault with a television triggered the smoke alarm in the property.

No one was injured in the incident.

Firefighters will be offering free fire safety checks in the area today.