Crews respond to fire on boat

Port Avon Marina, Keynsham.

 

Crews from Hicks Gate, Kingswood and Bedminster were mobilised to reports of a stove fire on board a boat.

On arrival, crews found a small fire involving a stove on a house boat had been extinguished by a member of the public.

Firefighters remained on the scene using gas monitors and water safety equipment to check the scene for safe readings.

Crews issued boat and water safety advice to local residents before leaving the scene.