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Incident - Domestic property fire

Date: 12/06/2019
Time: 18:49
Location: Cuthbert street, Highbridge
Area: Somerset
County: Somerset

2 fire crews from Burnham and a flexi duty officer were mobilised to above location after fire control had received reports of a property fire.

Upon arrival this was found to be a small fire in a down stairs bedroom. Crews got to work with 2 breathing apparatus wearers and 1 hose reel jet extinguishing the fire thereafter using a positive pressure ventilation fan to expel the smoke from the property.

Fire extinguished, crews administered first aid to several of the occupants who had suffered slight smoke inhalation and one occupant who had suffered slight burns (superficial none life threatening) An ambulance was requested to attend and upon doing so they took over the care of the casualties.

Crews have now left scene, no further details for this incident, incident now closed. 

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