Fire at a house in Blackpool

Date: 03/03/2019

Time: 00:14:00

Address: Warbreck Drive, Blackpool

Incident Number: 1903000574

Two fire engines and crews, from Bispham and Blackpool, responded to the 999 call. A mattress had set alight and the fire had been extinguished by one of the occupants of the house, sustaining burns to her hands in doing so. A second casualty was suffering from the effects of breathing smoke. Firefighters ensured the fire was fully out and administered first aid to the casualties prior to the arrival of ambulance paramedics.