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Pictures: Basildon house fire

Essex Fire and Rescue has released pictures showing the aftermath of a house fire in Basildon.

Four people have been left homeless following the blaze on the Felmore estate in Winstree yesterday afternoon.

Fire-fighters were called to the property at around 3pm yesterday afternoon. Credit: Essex Fire & Rescue
The fire spread through the roof of the building - which eventually collapsed. Credit: Essex Fire & Rescue
In total five homes were affected. Credit: Essex Fire & Rescue