Pets rescued from house fire

Chandag Road, Keynsham

Firefighters rescued a number of pets from a house fire in Keynsham.

Four firefighters wearing breathing apparatus used two high pressure hose reels and a covering jet to put the fire in the kitchen out. A positive pressure ventilation fan was used to clear the smoke.

Four hamsters, one rabbit and a budgie were taken to safety by firefighters and appeared to be unharmed. It’s thought the fire started accidentally in the kitchen.