On-call crew mobilised to chimney fire

Bristol Road, Winscombe

One crew from Winscombe fire station were mobilised to a chimney fire. 

On arrival, firefighters used one high pressure hose reel and chimney rods to tackle the fire. 

The also used safe working at height techniques due to limited access and a thermal imaging camera to check for hotspots. 

For more on chimney fire safety, visit https://avonfire.gov.uk/safety-advice/seasonal-safety/winter/heating-your-home