fire crews tackle two kitchen fires in Highbridge
man was rescued from his Highbridge home by firefighters on Wednesday
afternoon (July 24th) during one of two kitchen fires tackled
Burnham fire appliances were called to the semi-detached bungalow
in Apex Drive, Highbridge at 5.40pm.
fire crews entered the property with four breathing apparatus
wearers and one hose reel jet to assist the man from the property,"
a spokesman told Burnham-On-Sea.com.
fire was involving a grill pan in the kitchen which the crews
extinguished. The ambulance arrived on scene and tended to the
cause of the fire was accidental, and caused moderate damage to
crews had also been called to another kitchen fire within a terraced
property in Parsons Road, Highbridge at 2.20pm.
were able to extinguish that fire using one hose reel jet. The
property sustained 50% fire, heat and smoke damage to the kitchen.
The cause was accidental and no-one was injured," said the