Stoke & Staffordshire

Fire at former Stoke-on-Trent care home

Firefighters have been tackling a blaze at a former care home in Stoke-on-Trent.

Crews were called to Pittsburgh House on Lightwood Road shortly after 22:00 BST on Monday.

More than 20 firefighters dealt with the fire, which affected the ground floor, first floor and roof of the derelict building.

One crew remains at the scene and the road has now been fully reopened after overnight closures.

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