Crews attend Stockwood bedroom fire

Showering Close, Stockwood

Crews were called to a bedroom fire at a two storey property.

Firefighters in breathing apparatus used one high pressure hose reel and a jet to tackle the fire. A ventilation fan was also used to clear the property of smoke.

The Red Cross emergency unit attended the incident to offer the occupants of the property support.

All persons were able to safely leave the building. A 30 year old man was given oxygen therapy at the scene.

The fire is believed to have been started deliberately.

Four crews attended the incident from Hicks Gate, Bedminster and Temple.