Crews called to flat fire in Brighouse

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Crews were called to a flat fire in Brighouse this morning (Tuesday).

The kitchen fire, which was caused by a pan being left on the hob, was at an address on St Martins View at 2.20am.

When crews from Brighouse and Elland arrived the fire had been put out but a resident was suffering from smoke inhalation.

They were taken to hospital as a precaution.

Firefighters left the scene at 3am.