Crews mobilised to flat fire

Fire engineStowey Road, Yatton

Crews from Yatton, Clevedon and Weston-Super-Mare fire stations were mobilised to reports of a residential fire.

On arrival, firefighters found a fire in the first floor of a residential flat. 

Firefighters used six breathing apparatus for safety, and two high pressure hose reels and positive pressure attack to control and extinguish the fire. 

Firefighters rescued one female casualty from the property before handing over to Ambulance crews. 

Crews remained at the scene following the incident to deliver fire safety advice to neighbouring properties. 

Police were also in attendance.

The cause of the fire is unknown at this time.