Fire-fighters were called to a block of flats in Park Road, Southport, at approximately 6:45pm tonight (Wednesday 30th January 2013) following reports of a fire.
Fire-fighters from Southport Community Fire Station arrived on scene within minutes and extinguished at fire in a basement bedroom.
A candle and nail polish remover caused the fire.
The occupants were out of the flat prior to arrival of fire-fighters.
There were no injuries involved.
Fire alarms were fitted and activated.
There was severe smoke damage to the bedroom.
Three fire appliances and paramedics attended the scene.
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