Wood fire threatens nearby homes

Beechmount Grove, Hengrove

Multiple crews were called to a fire involving wood and fencing that was affecting two nearby properties.

Firefighters from Temple, Bedminster and Southmead fire stations all attended the incident.

On arrival they found some wood and fencing to be well alight.

Two firefighters in breathing apparatus used one 45mm jet, two high-pressure hose reels and a triple extension ladder to extinguish the blaze.

The cause of the fire thought to be accidental.