Firefighters were called to a house fire this morning.
West Sussex Fire and Rescue Service is still based at the property at Bentswood Road, Haywards Heath.
Four fire engines were called to the house just after 10.30am this morning. Fire broke out on the first floor.
Sussex Police and the South East Coast Ambulance Service (Secamb) were also present.
A fire service spokeswoman said: “Joint Fire Control dispatched four fire engines from Haywards Heath, Burgess Hill and East Sussex Fire and Rescue Service and a command support unit from Haywards Heath.
“Upon arrival, crews found a fire on the first floor of the property and firefighters used hose reels and nozzles to put out the fire.
“The fire is now out and the crews of Haywards Heath and Burgess Hill remain at the scene and are calming down.”
The first floor burned out and the windows were smashed by the fire.
A Secamb spokesman said: “Four patients suffering from smoke inhalation were assessed and treated at the scene before being taken to hospital for further assessments.”
https://www.theargus.co.uk/news/20662090.fire-first-floor-house-haywards-heath/?ref=rss Fire on the first floor of a house on Haywards Heath