Altea Apartment Fire

December 03, 2019
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Yesterday evening, (Monday) at around 7pm a fire broke out in an apartment on Calle San Francisco in Altea.

Firefighters were deployed from Benidorm Park Fire Station.

Both the Local Altea Police and the Guardia Civil attended the scene.

Residents in the area where asked to stay in their homes as the only staircase in the building was flooded with smoke.

The firefighters proceeded to extinguish the fire, as well as ventilate the building affected by the smoke.

One of the residents was taken to hospital suffering from smoke inhalation.