Hospital Fire 'Started Deliberately'

10 June 2011, 14:50 | Updated: 10 June 2011, 14:59

Firefighters have confirmed that the fire at the psychiatric unit at Watford General Hospital was started deliberately.

Three people had to be rescued after a fire broke out in a bedroom at the Shordells Unit at around a quarter to four yesterday afternoon (Tuesday June 7th).

12 fire fighters and six fire engines from Watford, Garston, Rickmansworth, Kings Langley and Borehamwood were called to the sence.