74-year-old rescued from house fire in Stourbridge

Crews have rescued a 74-year-old man from a property where a fire started in the kitchen.

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Published on 26 May 2022
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The Dell, Wollaston, Stourbridge, UK

Crews were called to reports of a house fire at The Dell, Wollaston, Stourbridge at 10:32 on 26 May 2022.

The incident involved a fire in the kitchen of a 2 storey semi-detached property.

A 74-year-old man was rescued by fire service personnel wearing breathing apparatus. The man has received first aid from our crews and was treated by West Midlands Ambulance, though not conveyed to the hospital at the time.

The fire, which was contained to the kitchen, was extinguished by our firefighters by around 10:58 and smoke has been cleared from the property.

Our crews will remain in attendance for a short while ensuring the scene is safe and making up equipment.