Fire at a house in Lancaster

Date: 31/12/2017

Time: 14:43:00

Address: Haydock Road, Lancaster

Incident Number: 1712009181

Two fire engines and crews from Lancaster and one from Morecambe responded to a 999 call reporting a house fire. The fire was in a bedroom, caused by a discarded cigarette. The fire was out when firefighters arrived and they used a portable fan unit to extract the smoke. A woman suffering the effects of inhaling smoke was attended to by ambulance paramedics.