Firefighters tackle kitchen fire in Eastbourne

Fire and rescue news.
Fire and rescue news.

Firefighters tackled a kitchen fire in Eastbourne in the early hours of this morning (October 20).

Three crews from Eastbourne and Pevensey were called to the scene at around 1.06am after reports of the fire on Avondale Road.

Crews used breathing apparatus and two hose reel jets to extinguish the fire, which had started in the kitchen.

A man was treated for smoke inhalation and the Fire Victim Support unit provided assistance to the resident.

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