Keep up to date with the latest news delivered direct to your Inbox.
Candle Blamed For Redruth Blaze
7:04am 25th November 2014
More than twenty firefighters have battled a blaze in Redruth - started by a candle.
It broke out in a flat on Green Lane on Monday night, amid fears people could be trapped inside.
A spokesperson for Cornwall Fire and Rescue Service said: "At 20:06 Cornwall fire and rescue service received a call to a fire in a flat in Redruth. The fire was reported to be in the living room believed to have started by lit candles.
"Due to the premise not having been evacuated the incident was made ‘persons reported’.
"Two appliances from Redruth and a further two from Camborne were mobilised to the scene near Redruth town centre. In total there are 22 firefighters on scene.
"On arrival there was smoke issuing from the four storey building. Fire crews used a total of four breathing apparatus and two hose reel jets on the fire.
"At 20:26 it was confirmed that there was no people involved in the fire and it was confirmed that ‘all persons were accounted for’.
"Crews made good progress and breathing apparatus were withdrawn at 20:51.
"One female casualty was left in the care of Westcountry Ambulance paramedics."7:04am 25th November 2014
Share This StoryTweet
Firefighters Called To Caravan Blaze
Crews think Bugle fire started by accident
Industrial Estate Blaze Takes Over Two Hours To Put Out
Firefighters scrambled to Pool in the early hours
BREAKING: Pensioner Dies After Crash With Parked Car
Cornwall News: He was taken to hospital after it happened in Pendeen
Brexit Secretary David Davis won £1,000 on EU referendum bet
National News: Brexit Secretary David Davis has revealed he won £1,000 betting that the UK would leave the European Union.
Business Cornwall News - Friday, 18th December 2015
Business Cornwall News: Cornwall is spearheading reform of the Uk’s business licensing laws following a a year-long project.
Bollywood actor Salman Khan cleared of gun charge over hunting trip
Showbiz News: Bollywood actor Salman Khan has been cleared of using unlicensed arms while hunting for rare blackbuck antelopes 18 years ago.
Donald Trump claims in interview he 'doesn't like' using Twitter
World News: Donald Trump, who has made headlines with his rants at critics on Twitter, has said he does not like using the social media platform.
Chelsea handed council backing for stadium development
Sports News: Hammersmith & Fulham Council has unanimously approved planning permission for Chelsea to redevelop Stamford Bridge.
'Where's Wally' fugitive hands himself in to police live on Facebook
Strange News: A man who changed his Facebook profile picture to Where's Wally as he was being pursued by police has handed himself in, live on social media.