Two suffer smoke inhalation after Wisbech flat fire

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Two people were treated for smoke inhalation after a flat fire on Kirkgate Street in Walsoken, Wisbech.

Firefighters were called at 1.13pm on Thursday, April 2.

The flat fire - picture from Cambridgeshire Fire and Rescue Service

The flat fire - picture from Cambridgeshire Fire and Rescue Service

One crew from Wisbech and one crew from King Lynn South in Norfolk arrived to find a fire in a flat measuring around 20 by 10 metres.

Wearing breathing apparatus they extinguished the fire using a hose reel before the two casualties were treated at the scene.

The crews returned to their stations by 2.40pm.

The cause of the fire was accidental.