Fire crews called to storage unit fire in Sible Hedingham

Fire crews in Essex tackled a fire in Sible Hedingham last night. Stock picture. Picture: PHIL MORL

Fire crews in Essex tackled a fire in Sible Hedingham last night. Stock picture. Picture: PHIL MORLEY - Credit: Archant

Two crews from Essex County Fire and Rescue were called to a storage unit fire at around 9pm last night in Sible Hedingham.

Crews from Halstead and Wethersfield attended the fire on Prayors Hill on the outskirts of the village.

A spokesperson for Essex County Fire and Rescue said: “Firefighters were called to a fire in a timber framed storage unit in Sible Hedingham last night.

“The building measured approximately 10m x 5m. When fire crews arrived they reported the fire was also affecting the neighbouring unit.”

Fire crews extinguished the fire by 10.20pm. The cause of the fire remains unknown.

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