Window Cleaner Saves Elderly York Man
6:51am 31st May 2013
A window cleaner has come to the rescue of an elderly York man after spotting a fire at his house.
North Yorkshire Fire and Rescue say that the passing window cleaner saw a chip pan on fire in the house on Dale Street in the city yesterday afternoon. He managed to put the fire out using water from a bowl.
Firemen then rescued the elderly man from the house. He was taken to hospital with the effects of smoke inhalation.
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