East Bergholt: Fire crews called to chimney fire in Rectory Hill

A man and woman were rescued from a vehicle which was stuck in a ditch

A man and woman were rescued from a vehicle which was stuck in a ditch - Credit: Archant

Fire crews have extinguished a chimney fire in East Bergholt.

One fire engine from Princess Street and one from Manningtree in Essex were sent to the fire at a house in Rectory Hill in the village just after 6pm.

Crews used chimney equipment to extinguish the flames and a thermal imaging camera to check for any hot spots.