Crews mobilised to accidental house fire in Nailsea

Youngwood Lane, Nailsea

Crews from Nailsea fire station were mobilised to reports of a fire in a residential property.

On arrival, firefighters found a chimney fire had spread to the second floor bedroom.

Crews used a ladder for access, four breathing apparatus for safety, and chimney gear and two high pressure hose reels to put out the fire.

A thermal imaging camera was also used to check for hotspots.

Crews remained on scene to make the property safe.

The cause is thought to be accidental.