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Man treated in hospital after cookhouse fire

Contributed by admin on Mar 30, 2005 - 07:18 PM

MAN TREATED IN HOSPITAL AFTER COOKHOUSE FIRE

A fire in the cookhouse at Napier Barracks in Shorncliffe on Monday evening left one man needing hospital treatment.


The blaze took thirty firefighters nearly three hours to put out and left the roof of the building severely damaged.

Thirty firefighters were called to the scene as the fire took hold, and there was severe damage to the roof of the building.

Kent Fire and Rescue confirmed one man was taken to hospital suffering the effects of breathing in smoke.