Man suffers burns in house fire

A man suffered burns in a kitchen blaze in Penwortham today.

By The Newsroom
Monday, 27th June 2016, 12:33 pm
Updated Monday, 27th June 2016, 1:33 pm
Fairham Avenue, Penwortham
Fairham Avenue, Penwortham

Fire crews from Preston and Leyland extinguished the blaze at the semi-detached house in Fairham Avenue, off Broadfield Drive, at around 10.10am.

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Paramedics were called to treat the householder who had burns to his hands. It is not thought his condition is serious.

The firefighters used a hose reel jet and then a portable fan to clear the premises of smoke.