Wednesday, 22 January 2014
Flat fire in St Leonards leaves two people suffering from smoke inhalation
Crews were called to a property on Merrimede Close in St Leonards at 18.13 yesterday evening, 21 January 2014.
There was a fire in the top floor of a three storey building, used as flats.
Firefighters from Bohemia Road and The Ridge in Hastings and from Bexhill attended.
Six breathing apparatus and one-in-seven foam were used to tackle the fire.
An ambulance was called for a man and a woman who were suffering from smoke inhalation
An investigation was carried out and the cause found to be accidental.