Firefighters battling house fire outside Eastbourne

Six fire engines are currently at the scene of a house fire between Hailsham and Stone Cross.

Tuesday, 19th March 2019, 3:55 pm
Updated Tuesday, 19th March 2019, 3:56 pm
Crews tackling the flames SUS-190319-154711001

Crews were sent to the blaze which broke out in the roof of a property off Ersham Road at around 2pm this afternoon (March 19), according to East Sussex Fire and Rescue Service.

Firefighters wearing breathing apparatus are tackling the fire using a hose reel jet and 1-in-7 foam.

Photos by Dan Jessup.

Firefighters on scene off Ersham Road on the outskirts of Eastbourne, photo by Dan Jessup SUS-190319-154700001