Man treated for smoke inhalation after Braddon kitchen fire

An elderly man is receiving treatment for smoke inhalation after firefighters extinguished a blaze at an apartment on Elimatta Street, Braddon.

Multiple crews responded and quickly extinguished the fire.

Firefighters believe the blaze started in the kitchen and would like to remind residents not to leave cooking unattended.

Emergency services were alerted to the incident at 5.17pm.