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Casualty treated for smoke inhalation following Fleet house fire

Photo credit HIWFRS 

A fire in an airing cupboard saw Fleet and Rushmoor crews called out shortly before 11pm last night


Firefighters provided Immediate Emergency Care to a casualty suffering with smoke inhalation before they were taken to hospital by paramedics.


The fire was extinguished by firefighters wearing breathing apparatus using a hose reel.


HIWFRS left the scene shortly after midnight, but will return to the property on Osborne Drive in the morning to conduct a Safe and Well visit for the occupant.


A closed-door limited fire spread and prevented further damage.