Tue, 21
25 °C
Wed, 22
26 °C
Thu, 23
20 °C

Burnham man saved from flat after falling asleep with oven on

Stephen Delahunty

A 22-year-old-man man from Burnham had to be rescued from his flat last night (Friday) after falling asleep with the oven on.

A crew from Slough fire station gained entry into the second floor flat in North Burnham Close, at about 11.30pm.

They rescued the occupier who had put food inside the appliance before falling asleep.

The man, who was suffering from smoke inhalation, was taken to hospital after being treated at the scene by South Central Ambulance Service.


Leave your comment

Share your opinions on

Characters left: 1500

Most Recent

Most read

Top Ten Articles

AS IT HAPPENED: A-level results day 2018

AS IT HAPPENED: A-level results day 2018

Hundreds of students across East Berkshire and South Bucks collected their results on Thursday, August 16

Our reporting team spoke to students in Slough, Windsor and Maidenhead throughout the morning with the latest reaction, stories, photos and pass rates from schools across the area.