Crews called to attend fire

Highwood Road, Patchway

Crews from Southmead and Patchway responded to reports of a burning fence on Highwood Road. 


Upon arrival firefighters found a number of tyres, a fence and a telephone pole alight. 

A firefighter wearing breathing apparatus used two high pressure hose reels and one 45mm jet to extinguish the fire. 

Following the incident, crews remained present for 15 minutes damping down the area. 

The cause is thought to be accidental.