Children rescued from Jarrow home after fire breaks out

Children were rescued from this house in Glasgow Road, on Jarrow's Scotch Estate, early today, when a fire broke out.
Children were rescued from this house in Glasgow Road, on Jarrow's Scotch Estate, early today, when a fire broke out.

Youngsters were rescued from a South Tyneside home this morning after a fire broke out.

Firefighters were called to Glasgow Road, Jarrow, at 5.15am.

Children inside the property had to be rescued from the home.

It is unsure how the fire started. Police are investigating.