Subject: Children left injured following fire
Eight people, including a child were rushed to hospitals following a smokey fire in a block of flats.
The accident involving a child happened at around 5pm when fire crews responded and found cardboard boxes on fire in the basement of a 12 storey building.
All eight were suffering smoke inhalation. The child, aged 9, suffered more than the adults and suffered from stress-related injuries.
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