Fire crews tackle chip pan blaze

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A man was treated for the effects of smoke inhalation following a chip pan fire.

Emergency crews were called to a house on Gaskell Street, Parr, shortly after 11.20pm on Saturday, August 31.

Firefighters extinguished the blaze, administered oxygen to the male occupier and ventilated the property to clear it of smoke.

Half of the ground floor of the property was left severely smoke damaged.