Fire crews battle blaze in South Shore outbuilding

Crews from Blackpool and South Shore were called to the emergency on Midgeland Road
Crews from Blackpool and South Shore were called to the emergency on Midgeland Road

A person was taken to hospital following a fire in an outbuilding in South Shore, say firefighters.

Crews from Blackpool and South Shore were called to the emergency on Midgeland Road at around 11.45pm on Tuesday, February 27.

A spokesman for the fire service said: "Two fire engines from Blackpool and South Shore attended a fire in an outbuilding.

"Firefighters equipped with breathing apparatus used two hose reels to extinguish the fire.

"One casualty was taken to hospital suffering the effects of smoke inhalation."