Hampshire & Isle of Wight

Baughurst caravan fire leaves man in hospital

Caravan fire Image copyright HFRS
Image caption The caravan was completely destroyed in the blaze

A man has been taken to hospital after a caravan caught fire in Baughurst, Hampshire.

The blaze, which completely destroyed the caravan on Fair Oak Way and spread to two houses, broke out at about 15:20 BST on Tuesday.

More than 20 firefighters were involved in controlling the blaze, which also involved propane cylinders.

Hampshire Fire and Rescue Service said the man suffered facial burns and smoke inhalation.

The service said the cause of the fire was not yet known.

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Image copyright HFRS
Image caption More than 20 firefighters were involved in controlling the blaze which spread to two houses
Image copyright HFRS

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