Fire-fighters were called to Knowsley Road Southport, at approximately 8:50pm last night (Saturday 14th July 2012) following an emergency call.

They arrived on scene within minuteso to discover a chip pan fire in ground floor flat. The kitchen was slightly damaged by smoke.

Two  males suffered slight smoke inhalation and were examined by paramedics at the scene but refused hospital treatment. Smoke alarms were fitted and did activate.

Two Fire crews from Southport & 1 crew from Formby attended.

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