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Incident - Domestic property fire

Date: 22/09/2020
Time: 18:22
Location: Torquay
Area: Western
County: Devon

Three fire appliances, 2 from Torquay and 1 from Paignton were called to a fire in a flat in Torquay. Crews confirmed there to be a fire involving a chip pan and smoke was issuing from the property on arrival. Crews used 2 breathing apparatus, 1 hose reel jet, 1 safety jet, a thermal imaging camera and positive pressure ventilation fan to extinguish the fire.

Two casualties suffering from smoke inhalation were treated on scene by Ambulance service.

The cause of this incident is believed to be accidental. 

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