Man treated for smoke inhalation in Colyton kitchen fire

PUBLISHED: 10:15 03 December 2017

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Fire fighters called to Colyton fire after being alerted by fire alarm on Saturday

A man was treated for smoke inhalation after a kitchen fire at Colyton yesterday (Saturday).

A Colyton fire crew was called out just after 5pm to St Andrews Orchard following reports of a fire alarm sounding.

They found a man suffering from smoke inhalation and called for an ambulance, treating the casualty with oxygen while waiting for paramedics to arrive.

They discovered a small fire in the kitchen involving cooking and made the area safe.

The man was left in the care of South Western Ambulance Service paramedics.

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