December 9 2013 Latest news:
Monday, October 21, 2013
Firefighters in Essex spent more than two hours extinguishing a blaze in the roof of a house in the early hours of this morning.
Two crews from Clacton, two from Frinton, a crew from Weeley and an aerial ladder platform were sent to the scene in Colchester Road, Thorpe-le-Soken at 4.15am today.
Firefighters used three hose reels to extinguish the fire at about 6.25am.
A thermal imaging camera was then used to check for any hotspots.