18.11.16 Residential fire in Hedge End, Southampton

07-12-2016

Three crews rescued a 70 year old man from house fire in Westward Road, Southampton

The blaze started on the ground floor of the two storey building.  The casualty was given first aid and trauma care by Hampshire Fire and Rescue Service before being passed on to the care of South Central Ambulance Service, who took him to hospital.

Four sets of breathing apparatus, two hose reels and two jets were used.  The fire was attended by three crews from Fareham, Hightown and Bishops Waltham.

Story collated by Liz Turnbull.

Resources used:

http://www.hantsfire.gov.uk   

Registered Office:  Southwold House, 66 Botley Road, Park Gate, Southampton, United Kingdom

Company number: 07810000