Veranda fire in Stapleton

Foxglove Close, Stapleton

Firefighters were called to fire on the veranda of a second floor flat caused by smoking materials.

Two crews from Temple and one from Kingswood fire station were called to the incident after a neighbour smelt burning.

Firefighters used a triple extension ladder and a high-pressure hose reel to extinguish the fire.

They also used a thermal imaging camera to check for hotspots.

The cause of the fire is thought to be accidental.