Thornbury crew called to chimney fire

Shepperidine Road, Oldbury on Severn

One crew from Thornbury fire station were called to a chimney fire in a residential property.

On arrival, firefighters used chimney rods and a hearth kit to extinguish the fire.

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

The cause 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