Fire crews rescue man from bedroom blaze in Ribbleton

Posted on - 16th November, 2013 - 9:15pm | Author - | Posted in - Preston News, Ribbleton

Firefighters have rescued a man from a burning house in Ribbleton.


The property on Maitland Street caught fire at 4.32pm on Saturday.

Fire crews from Preston Fire Station arrived to find a fire in a first floor bedroom.

A man, 28, suffered smoke inhalation and received oxygen from the fire crew before being taken to hospital.

A bed and chair were destroyed by the fire and severe damage was caused to the bedroom and the first floor of the property.

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