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Homes evacuated in east Belfast blaze

A blaze in east Belfast has badly damaged the top floor of a three-storey terraced house.

Two adjacent properties were evacuated as a safety precaution.

The fire broke out on the third floor of the property on Templemore Avenue.

A passing police patrol in the area spotted the fire at around 6.25pm.

It is believed no-one was injured.

Belfast Telegraph