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Kitchen fire - Milton Close, Southend



Milton Close, Southend

04/03/2015 @ 17:31

Incident Number: 32336

In attendance: 2 x Southend

Firefighters were called to a kitchen fire in a first floor flat. Crews arriving at the scene reported that the whole of the flat was completely smoke logged.

Crews wearing breathing apparatus made a search of the property and reported that everyone had been accounted for. A cat was rescued from the property.

An Ambulance was called for a man suffering after breathing in smoke. The casualty was left in the care of paramedics.

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Crews used one hose reel to extinguish the fire. Once it was out, they used a high pressure fan to clear the flat of smoke.

The incident was dealt with by18:06 hrs. A fire investigation will be carried out to establish the cause.

http://www.essex-fire.gov.uk/incidents/i3665/

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