Shed fire spreads to two houses
Regents Close, Colchester
01/02/2020 @ 14:01
Incident Number: 117205
In attendance: 1 x Colchester, 1 x Clacton
Firefighters were called to a shed fire in Regents Close, Colchester at 2pm.
On arrival, crews reported that two sheds were 100% alight and the fire had spread to the resident's house and the house next door.
Firefighters worked to extinguish the fire by 3:20pm.
The resident’s house has been badly fire and smoke damaged, leaving the family homeless. The house next door also suffered some fire and smoke damage.
The cause of the fire has been recovered as accidental.