Firefighters rescue men overcome by fumes


Two men were rescued by firefighters after they were overcome by fumes while cleaning a water tank.

Firefighters wearing breathing gear pulled the unconscious pair from the tank and also removed the cleaning product that caused the problem.

The men were revived at the scene and taken by ambulance to King Edward VII Memorial Hospital for further treatment.

The incident happened at about 6.50pm on Monday at a house in Warwick.

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Published Aug 5, 2020 at 8:00 am (Updated Aug 5, 2020 at 8:13 am)

Firefighters rescue men overcome by fumes

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