Fire breaks out in Eastbourne house

Firefighters rushed to a blaze in an Eastbourne home last night (Wednesday).

Thursday, 31st October 2019, 2:21 pm
Firefighters rushed to an Eastbourne fire

Crews from Eastbourne and Hailsham were sent to the fire at a residence in Alfrey Road at about 7.45pm, said the fire service.

They used four breathing apparatus and one hose reel jet to extinguish the fire and a positive pressure ventilation fan to clear the property of smoke.

The fire is believed to have been accidental, according to East Sussex Fire and Rescue Service.