Flat fire - St Neots - Huntingdonshire

At 12.21am on Friday (23) two crews from St Neots were called to a fire on Henbrook in St Neots.

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 rescued and was treated for smoke inhalation at the scene.

The crews returned to their station by 1.45am.

The cause of the fire was accidental.