House fire in Honiton

PUBLISHED: 09:19 10 May 2012 | UPDATED: 16:51 10 May 2012



Dogs rescued from blaze.

Four dogs were rescued and one man was treated for smoke inhalation following a house fire in Honiton this morning (Thursday).

Firefighters from Honiton attended the incident in Langford Avenue at 6.13am after receiving a report from a neighbour about smoke coming from a property.

Fire crews had to force entry into the house and found a fire in a woodburning stove which had filled the ground floor.

Firefighters used breathing apparatus and a hose reel jet to extinguish the fire.

One man was also treated for smoke inhalation.

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