On 6thNovember at 15.40, crews from Preston Circus and Hove responded to a person reported call at a property in Howard Place, Brighton. The smoke alarm was sounding and there was a smell of smoke.
On arrival, crews confirmed that all persons were accounted for. There was a small fire in the kitchen, which was out on arrival.
An Ambulance was requested for one elderly male, who was led to safety by fire crews and was suffering from the effects of smoke inhalation