Crews called to rubbish fire affecting property

Colts Green, Old Sodbury

Two crews from Yate fire station were called to a small rubbish fire that was affecting the side of a residential property.

On arrival, firefighters used two high-pressure hose reels to extinguish the fire.

One male casualty was treated for smoke inhalation and minor burns.

The cause of the fire is thought to be accidental and firefighters remained on scene to provide fire safety advice to neighbouring properties.