One person taken to hospital after fire in Bowers Avenue, Norwich

PUBLISHED: 18:18 24 January 2014 | UPDATED: 18:18 24 January 2014

Crews were sent to a fire in Mile Cross, Norwich.

Crews were sent to a fire in Mile Cross, Norwich.

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One person has been taken to hospital suffering from smoke inhalation after a blaze in Bowers Avenue, Mile Cross in Norwich.

Fire crews from Earlham, Sprowston and Carrow attended from about 5.40pm today. It was extinguished using hose reel jets and breathing apparatus.

A spokesman for Norwich police said: “There was no fire, it was just an oil heater tipping over. “Smoke was seen on the premises and one person was taken to hospital with smoke inhalation.”

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