Multiple crews tackle chimney fire in Fressingfield

Fire & Rescue News.
Fire & Rescue News.

Firefighters attended a chimney fire in Fressingfield yesterday.

A crew from Stradbroke was first called to the property in Dales Road at 3.45pm.

Crew members used a ladder, a thermal image camera and various other tools to tackle the fire but the chimney was difficult to access and they requested further assistance.

The aerial ladder platform (ALP) and a support appliance was then sent from Ipswich East and a hose reel was used from the ALP.

The fire was brought under control shortly before 7.30pm.