Elderly man treated for smoke inhalation

By Jon Moreno

Published on Friday, June 20, 2014 - 11:27

 

AN ELDERLY man was taken to hospital suffering with smoke inhalation as a result of an oven fire at his Wroxall home last night (Thursday).

Isle of Wight Fire and Rescue Service was called to the fire, at a house in Wallis Close, at around 11pm but it was out on their arrival, however the 75-year-old householder was taken by ambulance to St Mary’s Hospital, Newport.

Reporter: jonm@iwcpmail.co.uk

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