Three fire crews called to tackle house blaze in Wisbech - five casualties treated for smoke inhalation

Ramnoth Road, Wisbech, house fire

Ramnoth Road, Wisbech, house fire - Credit: Archant

Five occupants were treated for smoke inhalation after a fire broke out early today.

Ramnoth Road, Wisbech, house fire

Ramnoth Road, Wisbech, house fire - Credit: Archant

Three fire crews were called out in the early hours of today to tackle a house blaze in Wisbech.

At 2.04am on Wednesday firefighters attended the fire in Ramnoth Road.

A fire service spokesman said: “This was a fire on the ground floor of a two storey house.

“Wearing breathing apparatus crews extinguished the fire using a hose reel. Five casualties required treatment for smoke inhalation and were left in the care of ambulance crews. The crews returned to stations by 4.20am.”


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Cause of the fire was accidental.

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