Two people have been treated for smoke inhalation following a kitchen fire.

Two Bridport pumps responded to a fire in a first floor kitchen of a premises on West Allington just after 1.45pm today (Wednesday).

The fire was out on arrival and two breathing apparatus and one hose reel jet was used to ventilate the room.

Two people suffering from smoke inhalation were left in the care of the South Western Ambulance Service.