Crews called to chimney fire

Beeks Lane, St Catherine

Crews from Bath and Kingswood were called to a chimney fire in a residential property. 

Firefighters used a chimney kit, one high-pressure hose reel, a triple extension ladder and a roof ladder to extinguish the fire. 

Crews also used small gear and a thermal imaging camera to check for hotspots.  

The cause of the fire is thought to be accidental. 

For more on chimney fire safety, visit https://www.avonfire.gov.uk/safety-advice/seasonal-safety/winter/heating-your-home