Crews respond to garage fire

Brookthorpe, Yate

Crews from Yate, Patchway, Kingswood, Southmead and Temple responded to reports of a garage fire at 01:00. 

On arrival, crews found a fire affecting a garage which had spread to the adjoining semi-detached house. The fire had also affected the roof of the adjoining house. 

Crews used two high pressure hose reels, a thermal imaging camera and ten breathing apparatus wearers were present. 

A turntable ladder was also used as a water tower and for observation. 

Crews were able to extinguish the fire, remaining in attendance until the following afternoon to damp down make the scene safe.