Woman taken to hospital after she was rescued from a house fire

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A woman was taken to hospital following a house fire last night.

Firefighters from Stockhill Ilkeston and Heanor rescued the woman when they tackled the blaze at Lincroft which was reported at 8.16pm.

Four sets of breathing apparatus two hose reel jets and a positive ventilation fan were used during the operation which ended at 9.37pm.

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