Flat fire - Coleridge ward - Cambridge

At 11.50pm on Saturday (3) two crews from Cambridge were called to a fire on Golding Road in Cambridge.

Firefighters arrived to find a fire in a ground floor flat. Wearing breathing apparatus they extinguished the fire using a hose reel and cleared the smoke using a positive pressure ventilation fan.

One male casualty was treated at the scene for smoke inhalation by ambulance crews.

The crews returned to their station by 2am.

The cause of the fire was deliberate. Anyone with information should contact police on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555111.