Male taken to hospital following chemical mixture

Reedling Close, Stapleton

A male casualty was taken to hospital after accidentally mixing cleaning products.

Crews from Temple and Patchway fire stations were called to the incident at a residential property after chemicals reacted in a bathroom sink.

Firefighters in breathing apparatus used a positive pressure ventilation fan to clear fumes from the property and washed away the chemicals.

Air sample monitoring was also in place for safety.

One male casualty was conveyed to hospital by ambulance crews.

Firefighters remained on scene to provide safety advice to neighbouring properties.