VIDEO: House in Northampton evacuated this morning after large fire

Firefighters were called to a fire outside a property in Northampton at about 6am today.

Monday, 24th October 2016, 9:10 am
Updated Tuesday, 25th October 2016, 7:56 pm
The fire was started in caravan

Crews from The Mounts and Moulton stations arrived at Rickyard Road in The Arbours to find a caravan was alight.

A spokeswoman said a house had to be evacuated as a result until the blaze was under control.

Rav Houlas, who witnessed the incident, said: "The flames were pretty huge but the fire crews did a very good job and managed to deal with it really quickly."

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The fire was started in caravan
The fire was started in caravan