Two in hospital after arson attack at home
email email@example.com Two men were taken to hospital after an arson attack at a home on Sunday afternoon.
Crews from Dogsthorpe and Stanground were called to the house fire in St Olaves Drive, Eye, at 1.41pm.
Two firefighters wearing breathing apparatus used a hosereel to extinguish thefire and positive pressure ventila- tion fans to clear smoke from the property.
Two male casualties were taken to hospital by ambulance to be treated for smoke inhalation.
The cause of the fire was deliberate. A 21-year-old man from Eye was arrested on suspicion of arson and detained under the Mental Health Act.