Laundrette fire in Colchester put out by firefighters in breathing gear


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Firefighters were called to a laundrette on fire in Colchester.

The two crews from the town wore breathing gear while combatting the fire with a hose reel.

They were called out to Hesper Road around 6pm and had put out the fire, in a property measuring around 8m by 8m, by 7.15pm.

A ventialation fan was used to clear the laundrette and flats above.

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