Crews called to tackle fire in the wall of a Hebburn home.

Fire and Rescue.
Fire and Rescue.

Damage has been caused to a South Tyneside home after a fire broke out in the wall of the property.

Two crews from Hebburn fire station were called to The Cornfields in Hebburn at 11.30pm, yesterday.

A fire had broken out in a wall behind a large fire within an extension.

Panels were removed and the flames were put out. A small amount of timber was damaged.

The fire is believed to have been caused by timber being too close to a fire appliance.