Essex County Fire and Rescue Service


House fire

The Dell, Wickford
03/06/2019 @ 15:11
Incident Number: 101714
In attendance: 2 x Basildon, 1 x Rayleigh Weir, 1 x Great Baddow, 1 x Grays (aerial ladder platform)

Crews were called to a row of terrace houses after reports of a fire in a roof. 

On arrival firefighters reported that one of the houses was 50% alight and 100% smoke logged. 

Crews worked to stop the fire spreading and used an aerial ladder platform to reach the roof and remove tiles in order to completely extinguish hot spots.

The fire was completely out at 5.15pm.

An investigation into the cause of the fire will take place in due course. 

The house has suffered extensive fire damage and is no longer habitable. 



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