Chiswick firefighters help save woman from flat fire in Ealing

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Crews from Acton, Chiswick and Ealing fought the blaze

Chiswick firefighters helped to save a woman from a house fire in Ealing on Wednesday morning (5 April).

Around 15 firefighters tackled the blaze at a detached property on Carlyle Road, after receiving a call at 6.01am. Crews from Ealing, Acton and Chiswick fire stations attended the scene.

One woman was rescued by fire crews wearing breathing apparatus and was taken to hospital by London Ambulance Service crews.

The fire was under control in just over an hour, at 7.09am. Half of the ground floor of the semi-detached two-storey house was damaged. The cause of the fire is under investigation.

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