BRIDGWATER NEWS: Kitchen fire at York Road home

BRIDGWATER NEWS: Kitchen fire at York Road home

FIREFIGHTERS were called out on Monday (October 22, 2018) afternoon following reports of a kitchen on fire at a home in Bridgwater.

The Devon and Somerset Fire and Rescue Service was notified at about 3.45pm to the situation in York Road by the occupant of the property.

The person was told to leave the property immediately for their own safety by Fire Control and two fire engines from Bridgwater were mobilised.

Firefighters found smoke coming from the ground floor kitchen of the property caused by a fire involving the oven.

Crews quickly dealt with the situation, while ambulance paramedics also attended to assist the occupant of the property who was suffering from the effects of smoke inhalation.