Terraced house fire in Braintree

Fire crews were called to the fire in Mettingham

Fire crews were called to the fire in Mettingham

Firefighters put out a blaze in Braintree today.

The terraced house in Shakespeare Close was heavily smoke-logged when crews arrived at 3.30pm.

Crews used one hose reel to extinguish the fire by 4.40pm.

Firefighters used a thermal image camera to check for any remaining hotspots.

No injuries were reported by the Essex County Fire and Rescue Service.

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