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Older woman led to safety after cigarette blaze

An older woman was led to safety by firefighters after a house fire in Doncaster.

The blaze on Gattison Lane, New Rossington started at around 16.40pm.

It’s thought the woman had discarded a cigarette in a waste bin.

The bin smouldered and was extinguished by firefighters. The woman was not hurt in the incident.

Edlington, Adwick and Doncaster firefighters tackled the blaze.

This content was last updated on October 01st, 2015