House fire in Cumbria 'under control'
- 17 March 2013
- From the section Cumbria
A fire which engulfed a house in Cumbria is now "under control", the fire service has said.
Firefighters and police were called at about 07:45 GMT on Saturday by the owner of a property situated on an access road into Whinfell Forest.
Crews found the fire had spread rapidly through the detached house.
Cumbria Fire and Rescue Service said no-one was injured in the blaze which is thought to have started at the rear of the property.