Essex County Fire and Rescue Service


Bungalow fire

Gardiners Lane, Canewdon
26/02/2018 @ 12:31
Incident Number: 72737
In attendance: 2 x Southend, 1 x Rochford, 1 x Hawkwell, 1 x Rayleigh Weir, 1 x Wickford

Firefighters were called to a fire in Gardiners Lane, Canewdon.

When fire crews arrived they reported that a bungalow, which measured approximately 25m x 6m, and an outbuilding were alight.

Firefighters managed to get the fire under control and worked to remove roof tiles from the properties to expose and extinguish hot spots.

Firefighters also managed to rescue three cats from the property.

The fire is thought to have started in the outbuilding, which contained agricultural machinery. The cause was accidental.

Firefighters left the scene at 5pm.

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