At 04:21 am Warwickshire Fire Control received a call to an electric blanket on fire in Beaufell Close, Woodloes, Warwick, the caller stated that there was an elderly resident trapped in the house. Two appliances from Leamington and one from Kenilworth attended. A message from the crews stated that this was a single storey premise approximately eight metres by eleven metres, the fire was located in the bedroom area and one elderly resident had been rescued by the fire service. The crews extinguished the fire using breathing apparatus, hose reel, covering jet and trauma pack. The Police, Ambulance Service and Warwickshire’s Fire Emergency Support Service also attended. Crews were in attendance for one hour.