‘Person reported’ fire at a flat in Blackpool

Date: 27/12/2018

Time: 03:24:00

Address: Grosvenor Street, Blackpool

Incident Number: 1812007592

Three fire engines and crews (two Blackpool, one South Shore) responded to a fire at which it was feared someone may be trapped in a ground floor flat. Firefighters equipped with breathing apparatus carried out a search and used a hosereel jet to extinguish the fire. No-one was trapped, but a man had sustained the effects of inhaling smoke and was attended to by ambulance paramedics. The cause of the fire is to be established.