Updated: Fire in York city centre – Pictures

Fire crews tackle the blaze. Photograph: NYFRS Acomb 2 on Twitter
19 May 2020 @ 10.23 pm
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Firefighters have tackled a blaze in York city centre this evening (Tuesday).

The fire was in a property on Castlegate.

Smoke was seen coming out of a second floor window, above the E-mist e-cigarette shop, at 6.41pm.

Photograph: NYFRS Acomb 2 on Twitter
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Three fire crews from York and Acomb stations put out the flames on the second floor, using the extension ladder and two hose reel jets. Police and ambulance crews were also at the scene.

All occupants were accounted for, and no one was hurt.