Mother and child in Woodford Green escape house fire

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A woman and child escaped from a fire at a house in Jacklin Green, Woodford Green on Friday.

The pair left the property before the arrival of fire fighters after the woman heard a crackling noise coming from the roof.

They were assessed at the scene by London Ambulance Service (LAS) as a precaution.

A small part of the roof was damaged by fire.

The brigade was called at 5.56am and the fire was brought under control at 6.55am.


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Fire engines from Chingford and Woodford fire stations attended the incident.

The fire is believed to have been cause by an electrical fault.

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