Woman and child taken to hospital after flat blaze

Firefighters tackled the blaze at a flat in Headrig, Jedburgh in the early hours.


A woman and child have been taken to hospital following a fire in a flat.

Firefighters were called to the scene in Headrig in Jedburgh at 2.35am on Friday.

The fire service said a woman and girl were taken to Borders General Hospital for precautionary checks for the effects of smoke inhalation.

Three fire engines went to the scene and extinguished the blaze.

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