South Scotland

Six escape Kirkinner house fire uninjured

Two adults and four children have escaped uninjured from a house fire in Dumfries and Galloway.

The Scottish Fire and Rescue Service was called out to the property on Main Street in Kirkinner at about 07:30.

Four fire appliances from Gatehouse of Fleet, Newton Stewart and Whithorn were sent to the scene.

They were still on site by late morning as operations continued dealing with hot spots in the building.

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