Three led to safety in shop blaze

Contributed by editor on May 17, 2004 - 02:46 PM

<FONT face=Arial color=black size=4>THREE LED TO SAFETY IN SHOP BLAZE

Firefighters called to Risborough Lane in Cheriton led three people to safety after a fire in a disused shop in the town, emergency teams have said.

A spokesman for Kent Fire and Rescue Service said that the crews used ladders to bring two of the rescued people out of the building.

He said that the fire had started at about 4.00am this morning (17 May ).

It was reported no-one was injured in the incident.