Belchamp Walter: Chimney blaze battled

FIREFIGHTERS have tackled a blaze which spread from a chimney to the roof of a home.

Five crews were called to a home in Gesting Thorpe Road, Belchamp Walter at 10.20pm yesterday to the incident which began in the chimney.

A spokeswoman for the fire service said it had spread to the roof void.

Using two hose reel jets, the blaze was brought under control by 11.20pm.

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