Flat fire - Eastfield - Peterborough

Crews from Dogsthorpe and Stanground were called to a flat fire on Danes Close, Eastfield. The fire was well established when crews arrived.

Four firefighters wearing breathing apparatus and using one hose reel and one jet extinguished the fire. A positive pressure ventilation fan was used to clear the smoke from the building.

Crews administered oxygen at the scene to a female with breathing difficulties until an ambulance arrived.

Crews returned to their stations by 4.15am

The cause of the fire was accidental by person.