Thatched outbuilding fire
Thorpe Bay Gardens, Thorpe Bay
06/09/2020 @ 22:25
Incident Number: 130406
In attendance: 2 x Southend, 1 x Shoeburyness
Firefighters were called to a fire involving a outbuilding in Thorpe Bay.
When fire crews arrived they reported that the building, which has a thatched roof, was completely on fire.
Firefighters managed to extinguish the fire by 1:20am.
One crews stayed at the scene for a further few hours to ensure all hot spots were fully extinguished.
The cause of the fire has been recorded as accidental. It is believed there was an electrical fault.