Man rescued from blazing bungalow

A man was taken to hospital with serious injuries after being rescued from a blazing bungalow in Lyddicleave Road, Bickington, Barnstaple, at 5.49 this morning. Two fire investigation officers have been called in following reports that smoke was seen com

A man was taken to hospital with serious injuries after being rescued from a blazing bungalow in Lyddicleave Road, Bickington, Barnstaple, at 5.49 this morning.Two fire investigation officers have been called in following reports that smoke was seen coming from the window of a detached bungalow.Fire appliances from Barnstaple and Braunton attended the incident, which is still ongoing at 7.15am.The detached bungalow was well alight and crews are using four sets of breathing apparatus, three hose reel jets and one main jet to put out the fire.The injured man was taken to hospital by ambulance. Police are also at the scene.


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