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Smoke Alarm Saves Elderly Man

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9:05am 10th November 2012

A smoke alarm's saved a elderly man following a fire at his home near Beaminster.

The man had put a saucepan on to cook at his home in Applefield Road, Drimpton, and was woken by the noise of the alarm.

He suffered smoke inhalation but was able to put the fire out himself.

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