Tumble dryer catches fire in Brightlingsea home
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A tumble dryer in an Essex home caught fire this morning.
Essex County Fire and Rescue Service was called to the fire, in a property in Stanley Avenue in Brightlingsea, at 9.20am.
Crews from Brightlingsea, Clacton and Wivenhoe attended the fire.
Upon attendance firefighters reported the property was 100% smoke logged and the fire was on the ground floor in a utility room where a tumble dryer had caught fire.
Crews wore breathing apparatus and used one hose reel jet to extinguish the fire by 9.59am.