Firefighters feared children were stuck in Gosport home blaze

EMERGENCY services were called after it was reported children were inside a burning house.

Saturday, 2nd April 2016, 6:06 am
Updated Saturday, 2nd April 2016, 10:38 am

The blaze began just after 8.30pm last night at a property in Turner Avenue, Gosport.

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Firefighters from Fareham and Gosport attended and made a thorough search of the house –but the children were actually with neighbours.

A spokesman for Hampshire Fire and Rescue Service said the crews dealt with a small fire on the stairs.

They said no-one was injured in the incident.