Burnham pensioner treated for smoke inhalation after fire
pensioner was treated for the effects of smoke inhalation after
a fire at a home in Burnham-On-Sea last night (Sunday).
from Burnham-On-Sea and Bridgwater were called to a property in
Berrow Road shortly after 10.20pm amid a kitchen blaze.
spokesman told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "On
arrival, crews confirmed the chip pan was on fire and got to work
with two breathing apparatus, one hose reel jet and a safety jet
to extinguish the fire."
"Crews administered oxygen to an 80-year-old male who was
suffering from smoke inhalation."
fire was extinguished and the room suffered 20 percent fire damage
and 70 smoke damage."
said the cause of the fire was believed to be accidental.