Colyton woman treated for smoke inhalation

Bungalow blaze tackled by two fire crews

A COLYTON woman was treated for smoke inhalation after a fire at her bungalow yesterday (Sunday).

Crews from Colyton and Seaton attended the blaze at Govers Meadow at around 3.30pm.

They used breathing apparatus to tackle a small fire in the bedroom while a woman was treated by an ambulance crew for the effects of breathing in smoke.

A spokesman for the fire service said: “One hose reel and positive pressure ventilation fan was used. There was moderate fire damage to the bedroom and light smoke damage to rest of rooms.”

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The cause of the fire is not known.

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