Crews respond to house fire

Mendip Road, Portishead.


Crews from Portishead, Southmead and Temple were mobilised at 00:17 to reports of a house fire in Portishead.

Firefighters use three hose reels, two 45mm jets, thermal imaging cameras, two 105 ladders, two roof ladders and a turn-table ladder to extinguish the fire. 

Crews also used positive pressure ventilation fans to clear the smoke and four firefighters wore breathing apparatus for safety.