treated for smoke inhalation after Burnham bungalow fire
people were treated for the effects of smoke inhalation after
a fire at a home in Burnham-On-Sea on Monday.
used breathing apparatus to extinguish the blaze in a bungalow
in Balmoral Drive at 10.40am.
alarm was raised by concerned residents after a fire broke out in a
A fire spokesman told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "Crews
found a fire within a ground floor bedroom in a bungalow which
they set to work extinguishing with a hose reel and breathing
"An ambulance was also requested and two occupants were treated
for smoke inhalation."
cause of the fire is still under investigation. The fire resulted
in moderate damage to the bed and bookcase.
was also smoke damage to the bedroom and three other rooms in
the bungalow. The smoke detectors which were fitted in the property did not