EMERGENCY crews have been called to a house fire in a Herefordshire town.

A police spokesperson said firefighters and police officers were on scene in Leominster's Barons Cross on March 27 after the alarm was raised.

"Thankfully the fire brigade have managed to put the fire out, without it spreading to other properties," a police spokesperson said. 

"Fortunately there were also no casualties."

A fire service spokesperson said crews were called at 1.05pm to a severe fire involving mid terraced dwelling, with all persons accounted for.