Derelict pub alight - second fire in two days
The Esplanade, Southend
19/06/2017 @ 19:05
Incident Number: 56840
In attendance: 2 x Southend, 1 x Leigh, 1 x Rochford
Firefighters were called to a fire in a derelict pub in Southend. This is the second incident at the same location in two days (first incident: #56748)
When firefighters arrived at the property they reported the building was full of smoke. Firefighters wearing breathing apparatus entered the building to check no one was inside and managed to extinguish the fire by 9pm.
An investigation will be carried out to establish the cause of the fire.