Suffolk: Chimney fire tackled

Firefighters were called to a home in a Suffolk village to tackle a chimney blaze.

Crews attended the incident at a home in Harveys Close, Rickinghall, at 3.02pm today.

One fire engine from Eye attended and on arrival crews found a fire that had started from a wood burner and used a short extension ladder, thermal imaging camera and hand tools to tackle the blaze.

The fire was extinguished at 3.43pm and there were no reports of any injuries as a result of the blaze.


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