Littleham fire: Woman treated for smoke inhalation

PUBLISHED: 09:56 14 December 2011



Exmouth firefighters were called to a home in Littleham on Tuesday eveing after a cooker caught fire

A woman from Littleham was treated for smoke inhalation by paramedics on Tuesday evening after a cooker caught fire.

Firefighters from Exmouth were called to a home in Littleham Road shortly before 5pm where they found the fire out and the property smoke logged.

A Devon and Somerset Fire and Rescue Service spokesperson said: “Two fire engines from Exmouth attended a report of a cooker on fire.

“On arrival the crews found a small fire in a ground floor kitchen involving the cooker. The fire was out but the property was smoke logged.

“The crews used two breathing apparatus and a positive pressure ventilation fan to remove the smoke.

“One female suffering smoke inhalation was treated on scene by the ambulance service.”

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