taken to hospital after house blaze near Burnham-On-Sea
child was taken to hospital following a house fire near Burnham-On-Sea.
Firefighters from Burnham-On-Sea, Weston and Bridgwater worked
throughout the night on Wednesday into Thursday to tackle the
and Somerset Fire and Rescue Service was initially called to the
property in Wick Lane in Lympsham, at 10.44pm.
two-storey home was "well alight" when crews arrived
and it took several hours for the fire to be extinguished, said
were still on the scene at 6.30am on Thursday morning, although
the fire had finally been extinguished.
child was taken to hospital by paramedics due to the effects of
smoke inhalation. An investigation by fire crews into what caused
the blaze has begun.