Persons Reported Fire in Preston

Date: 23/09/2018

Time: 22:01:00

Address: Bootle Street, Preston

Incident Number: 1809007874

Fire crews from Penwortham and Preston were called to reports of a fire at a domestic property where it was believed there may have been people trapped. Firefighters quickly ascertained that all persons were accounted for and located a fire in the kitchen of the property. The fire involved food on a cooker and they extinguished it using a hose reel and a ventilation unit. There was one casualty at the scene who was suffering from the effects of smoke inhalation and they were left in the care of ambulance crews at the scene. Firefighters were in attendance approximately 20minutes.