Flats damaged after fire at disused cafe in Northampton

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Two flats had to be evacuated on Northampton after a fire behind a disused cafe.

Fire service experts believe the blaze began accidentally last night at 7.18pm in a brick-built wood store in the yard of the building, which is in Milton Street, Kingsley.

Two flats were damaged by smoke and the wood store was severely damaged by flames.

Three crews were called to the building and made the scene safe by 8.10am.