Crews tackling Southmead house fire

Eastleigh Road, Southmead

Firefighters from Southmead, Patchway, Avonmouth, Temple and Bedminster fire stations were called to a fire involving the ground and first floor of a two storey semi-detached property.

Crews in breathing apparatus used two hose reels and one jet to extinguish the fire. The turntable from Temple Fire Station was also at the incident and was used as an observation platform. 

An ambulance was in attendance for two males who suffering from smoke inhalation.

Residents of the adjacent property were evacuated and Eastleigh road was closed while crews deal with the incident.

The fire is believed to have started accidently.