Electrical fire in Golden Cross at sub-station


Firefighters were called to Deanland Wood, Golden Cross this morning after an electrical fire.

Crews from Hailsham and Herstmonceux responded in extended rescue pumps at 6.52am on Tuesday March 10, to reports of a fire at an electrical sub-station.

The fire was out when firefighters arrived.

Crews requested UK Power Networks to attend and cordoned-off the area, leaving the scene with the owner at 7.32am.

East Sussex fire and Rescue Service also attended a kitchen fire in Seaford yesterday (Monday March 9).

The resident self-evacuated before crews from Seaford and Newhaven arrived at the scene and the fire was out on arrival.

Two appliances were sent to Coxwell Close at 10.56am and firefighters used a Positive Pressure Ventilation Fan to clear smoke from the building.