Two taken to hospital after fire in Morecambe

Fire engine.
Fire engine.

A woman and a child were taken to hospital after a fire in Morecambe.

Police were called to the house on Osborne Road by a caller who said they believed people could be trapped in the property.

When they arrived they found everyone had got out.

An ambulance was called for a woman who had a hand injury.

Firefighters delivered first aid to the woman and a child at the scene before ambulance crews arrived and took them to hospital.

The fire was found to be in the front bedroom which was severely damaged by the fire.

There was also moderate smoke damage to the top floor of the property.

The fire was at 11.45pm on February 27.