Kent

Large blaze badly damages Gravesend home

  • 19 December 2013
  • From the section Kent
Gravesend fire
A man who was in the house in Gravesend at the start of the fire was treated for the effects of breathing in smoke

Dozens of firefighters spent several hours tackling a large blaze which caused severe damage to a Kent home.

Kent Fire and Rescue Service were called to a kitchen fire at the property in Sun Lane, Gravesend, in the early hours of Thursday.

Eight crews used hose reels and an aerial platform to douse the flames which had spread to the roof.

A man who was in the house at the start of the fire was treated for the effects of breathing in smoke.

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