Update: Seven fire crews tackle house fire near Horley


Seven fire crews were called to a large house fire near Horley.

Firefighters were dispatched to Old Barn Cottage in Broadfield Lane, Smallfield, at 12.09am today (Thursday April 10).

A West Sussex Fire and Rescue Service spokeswoman said firefighters tackled the blaze for three hours.

The fire service called South East Coast Ambulance Service to the scene just before 1am.

A SECAmb spokesman said two ambulance crews and a Hazardous Area Response Team attended the incident.

Paramedics checked over two people, including a woman approximately in her 60s who was treated for smoke inhalation.

No one required hospital treatment.