Occupant given oxygen after city blaze

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A householder was given oxygen after a blaze at premises in Lancaster.

​Firefighters were called to Hala Square at 4.45am today.

Two fire engines from Lancaster attended a fire involving a kettle which had been left on the hob.

Firefighters used a ventilation unit to extinguish the fire and clear smoke from the property.

One person was given oxygen therapy by firefighters before being passed over to paramedics for a precautionary check.