House fire in Runcorn

11/08/2019 - 17:23

Whitchurch Way, Runcorn.

Three fire engines from Runcorn, Widnes and Warrington attended

Shortly before 5.30pm firefighters were dispatched to reports of a fire at a property on Whitchurch Way.

On arrival the crew discovered a fire in a third floor room.

One firefighter, wearing breathing apparatus, used a hose reel jet to extinguish the fire.

The crews then used a large fan to clear the smoke from the property.

One person was treated at the scene for smoke inhalation, he was passed to the care of paramedics.

Firefighters were in attendance for around two hours 30 minutes.

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