Fire: a house catches fire in Barcelonne-du-Gers, three people slightly poisoned by the smoke

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A fire broke out this Tuesday, May 7 in a residential house in Barcelonne-du-Gers. Three people were slightly intoxicated.

A house in Barcelonne-du-Gers caught fire at the end of the night on Tuesday, May 7. It was in fact around 5:30 a.m. that around twenty firefighters were engaged to fight the fire which engulfed the ground floor, first floor and attic of this 150 m² house located on Route d’Aire. -sur-l’Adour. An adjoining 50 m² outbuilding was also at risk of being affected.

The ground floor, first floor and attic were affected.
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Four victims were affected by the fire: two men, aged 50 and 20, and a young woman aged 17 were slightly poisoned by the smoke. A 47-year-old woman was unhurt. The four people were treated on site and did not require transport to a hospital.

A major device was deployed by the firefighters.
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A major device was deployed by the firefighters, with seven vehicles engaged on the scene. Four lances were used to fight the flames. Neighboring houses were not evacuated. As of 9 a.m. this Tuesday, the intervention is still in progress.



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