Woman in hospital with smoke inhalation after Southbourne blaze
A woman was taken to hospital after a fire in Bournemouth.
Crews from Christchurch and Springbourne were called to a property on Oxford Avenue, Southbourne at around 1am this morning.
Dorset Fire and Rescue crews found two first floor flats heavily engulfed in fire and required further assistance from a crew from Redhill.
The property was severely damaged, with an investigation being carried out into the cause of the blaze.
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A female resident was taken to hospital suffering from smoke inhalation. The Red Cross emergency vehicle was also deployed to assist residents with their overnight needs.