Woman taken to hospital after flat fire in Fleetwood
A woman was taken to hospital suffering from smoke inhalation after a "discarded cigarette" started a flat fire in Fleetwood, say fire services. The 21-year-old was found outside her home on Windsor Place at around 6.30pm on Sunday, January 7 after an alarm sounded.
Firefighters from Fleetwood attended the scene to find a "well established" fire and searched the property over fears that other people were trapped.
A fire service spokesman said: "We believe a discarded cigarette set fire to clothing.
"Firefighters wearing breathing apparatus searched the building... read more
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