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Seven fire crews battled serious flat fire in Coventry tower block this morning

Coventry Editorial 12th Feb, 2021

SEVEN fire crews extinguished a serious flat fire in a Coventry tower block this morning.

Picture courtesy of West Midlands Fire Service. s

Firefighters from Coventry Green, Foleshill, Binley and Canley battled the blaze which broke out on the 14th floor at Nauls Mill House, Middleborough Road around 7am.

Severn residents made their way down to the building’s reception where they were assessed by West Midlands Ambulance Service paramedics.

An ambulance two paramedic officers, Hazardous Area Response Team (HART) paramedics and a critical care car from the Air Ambulance Service with a doctor and paramedic on board to the scene.

A West Midlands Ambulance Service spokeswoman said: “Six patients were unharmed, and one patient was found with minor injuries and received treatment on scene.

“All seven patients were discharged from care.

A West Midlands Fire Service spokesperson said: “Safe assertive firefighting by all involved meant the incident was dealt with quickly to stop further fire spread.”

 

 

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