Specialist investigators with the Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service (BFRS) are probing the cause of a house fire that left the owner with minor burns on Sunday.

Firefighters extinguished the blaze on one side of the single storey home on Derwent Lane, Devonshire, at about 6.20pm.

A BFRS spokesman said the fire was brought under control and the cause was being probed by specialist investigators.