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A child has been taken to hospital after a fire at a house in Ilkeston.
Firefighters were called to a house on Bloomsgrove Road at 1.06pm on Tuesday (February 13).
Crews used a hose reel jet to extinguish the fire and a positive pressure fan to ventilate the house.
Paramedics from East Midlands Ambulance Service also attended the incident and took a child to hospital.
A cat was also rescued from the blaze and given oxygen by firefighters.
The incident had been dealt with by 2.39pm.
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