Local News | Andover Firefighters Saving 90 Year Old from House Fire | Andover & Villages

Andover firefighters were called to a fire in Broughton on Sunday afternoon (3rd December 2017).

A careline company alerted the fire service to an alarm on Horsebridge Road in Broughton at 1.19pm, a 90 year old woman was still in the property.

The woman was rescued from the property who was conscious and breathing, however she was administered immediate emergency care and then was treated by the ambulance service.

The fire was extinguished by the Andover crews using two sets of breathing apparatus and one hose reel.

The incident was over by 2.02pm.

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