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Student Hurt In Wavertree Flats

Wednesday, 30 January 2013

A STUDENT was taken to hospital after a fire broke out at his Liverpool flat early yesterday.

A 20-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of arson following the blaze, which damaged the first-floor flat and two rooms of a second-floor flat in the three- storey house in Grove Street, Wavertree.

The injured student was taken to the Royal Liverpool Hospital after suffering smoke inhalation.

Three fire crews from Old Swan, Kensington and Allerton fire stations attended at 5.20am.

A joint inquiry into the cause of the fire has been launched by police and fire chiefs.

Liverpool Echo
Radhika Sanghani
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