Woman injured in lounge fire

A woman was treated on the scene as fire crews tackled the blaze in Landkey.

A woman received burns to her foot after escaping a fire on the ground floor of an end terrace house.

Two fire appliances from Barnstaple fire station arrived at the property in Church Lake, Landkey, as the woman was being treated by ambulance crews for smoke inhalation and a small burn to her foot.

The lounge area was severely damaged by the fire, which fire fighters extinguished using one hose reel jet, two breathing apparatus and a positive pressure ventilation fan.

The woman was treated at the scene and the area was made safe before crews left the scene.

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