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FIREFIGHTERS battled a blaze that started in an upstairs bedroom of a terraced house.

The incident happened at a home in Botley Drive, Havant, at 3.35pm yesterday.

Three crews – from Havant, Cosham and Emsworth fire stations – put out the fire by 4.45pm using four breathing apparatus, two hose reels, a jet and fans.

The house had been evacuated and nobody was hurt.

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