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Crews called to chip pan fire in Sheffield

Firefighters from Central and Elm Lane were called to a house on Greenland View this weekend (Saturday 6 April) to reports of a house fire.

On arrival, after being called at 6.45pm, they found a kitchen heavily smoke logged after a chip pan fire. The fire was out as they got there but the occupant was suffering with smoke inhalation.

Crews used a positive pressure ventilation fan to clear the smoke and provided first aid to the man before he was taken to hospital.

The incident had been dealt with by 7.30pm.

This content was last updated on April 08th, 2019