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Incident - Fire Persons Reported

Date: 16/02/2020
Time: 01:35
Location: Blackdown Road, Taunton
Area: Somerset
County: Somerset

Two Fire Engines from Taunton were initially sent to a report of a fire in a bedroom of a domestic property. On arrival crews confirmed this fire was in a 1st floor bedroom and there was still one person within the property. A third Fire Engine and Aerial Platform Ladder from Taunton was sent in addition.

One male casualty was rescued by crews and the fire was extinguished using 4 Breathing Apparatus and 1 Hose Reel Jet. The male casualty was taken to hospital by Ambulance crews. The cause of the fire was believed to be accidental.

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