Child Taken To Hospital After Flat Fire

25 April 2018, 11:31

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A child's been taken to hospital and two people have been treated after a fire in Dover.

Firefighters were called after it started in the ground floor of a flat on the High Street at 8am today.

The cause of the fire is not known, but is believed to be accidental.

A spokesman said: "Crews wearing breathing apparatus used a hose reel jet to extinguish the flames, and a high pressure fan to clear the property of smoke."

He added: "Two adults suffering with the effects of smoke inhalation who were handed into the care of SECAmb.

"A child was taken to hospital by parents before KFRS arrived".