VIDEO UPDATE: Three fled before home became engulfed in flames

Three people managed to flee their home in Kirton this morning (Tuesday) before flames tore through the property.

Five fire crews – two from Boston, one from Donington, one from Leverton and another from Holbeach – had to be called to tackle the blaze at the Church Lane property about 8.15am on Tuesday.

House fire, Church Lane, Kirton.

House fire, Church Lane, Kirton.

The crews were still on the scene when our photographer arrived yesterday morning.

Lincolnshire Fire and Rescue says no-one was injured as a result of the fire.

A spokesman said they had not assessed the full extent of the damage or the cause of the fire at time of press.