Firefighters called to a house fire in St Ives
FIREFIGHTERS in St Ives were called to a small house fire this morning on Trewidden Road.
Two fire engines were mobilised just after 9am following a call from a resident inside the house.
A spokesperson from the Fire Service said: “On arrival crews used two breathing apparatus and a hosereel jet when making access to the smoke-logged residential property.
“The small fire was confined and accidental and was located in the bedroom on the first floor of the three storey-building.”
One female casualty was treated with oxygen therapy by West Country Ambulance after suffering smoke inhalation.
Devon and Cornwall Police were also in attendance.