Police are continuing to investigate what they believe was a deliberately lit house fire that caused extensive damage to a house in Sale early this morning.
Emergency services were called to the property in Ray Street at about 3am after the occupants woke up to their bedroom engulfed in flames.
A 38 year old man and 39 year old woman were taken to hospital with non life threatening injuries.
The blaze caused severe damage to the front area of the house.
An arson chemist will visit the scene and investigate the fire that was believed to have been deliberately lit.