A HOUSE fire happened in Wem in the early hours of the morning on Tuesday, May 31.

Firefighters from Shropshire Fire and Rescue Service received a call at 2.53am.

Three fire engines from Wem, Prees and Shrewsbury were mobilised and operations and fire investigations officers attended.

Also at the scene of the incident was the ambulance service.

A spokeswoman for West Midlands said a woman was treated for smoke inhalation.

She added: ""We were called at 3:07am to reports of a fire at a property in The Grove, Wem. 

"We sent one ambulance and a paramedic officer to the scene. 

"We have treated a woman for smoke inhalation and she has been conveyed to Royal Shrewsbury Hospital for further treatment."

The stop message was received at 4.13am.