A man injured by burns in a house fire in Colmenar

A man injured by burns in a house fire in Colmenar

A man has been injured while suffering hand burns during a house fire on Friday in Colmenar, as reported by the Emergency Service 112 Andalusia, attached to the Ministry of the Presidency, Public Administration and Interior of the Board.

The neighbors have alerted the coordinating center of a two-story single-family house on fire on Ladera Street about 5.40 am, so they have been notified to firefighters, Local Police, Civil Guard and health services.

The fire has already been extinguished and has affected the entire property, according to sources of the provincial Firefighters Consortium, although the displaced endowments continue working in the place of the accident.

Personnel of the Public Company of Sanitary Emergencies (Epes) have evacuated a 36-year-old man to the Carlos Haya hospital after having suffered hand burns, while they have attended without the need for transfer to two others affected by smoke inhalation.

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