Boiler fire in Knutsford

05/12/2018 - 18:54

Overfields, Knutsford

Three fire engines attended, from Knutsford, Wilmslow and Lymm

Shortly before 7pm firefighters were called to a report of a fire at a terraced house in Overfields, Knutsford.
The fire involving a boiler was out on arrival but a man had suffered burns to his arms and hands as a result of the incident.
Firefighters administered first aid to the casualty before handing him over to the care of paramedics.
He was taken to Macclesfield Hospital via an ambulance.
Firefighters isolated the gas and electricity supply to the boiler and made sure that it was safe.
They were in attendance for around 55 minutes.

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