At least three women, aged 75, 76 and 77, were transported to the Hospital Dr. Nélio Mendonça, following the fire that broke out at around 10 pm in an apartment located on Avenida Luís de Camões, in Funchal.
The victims were aware of and needed to receive hospital treatment due to smoke inhalation.
It should be noted that in the fight against this fire were both firefighters of Funchal-Sapadores of Funchal and Madeiran Volunteers – in a total of 20 elements, supported by six vehicles of fire fighting.
The damage done to the house is unknown for the moment.
As we mentioned in previous news the fire is already extinct.