Walton on the Naze: Fire in roof void of semi-detached house

A fire was reported in the roof space of a home in Walton on the Naze

A fire was reported in the roof space of a home in Walton on the Naze - Credit: Archant

Firefighters were called to a fire in the roof void of an extension adjacent to a semi-detached house in Walton on the Naze.

Crews wore breathing apparatus and used two hose reel jets to extinguish the fire by just before 2.10pm.

A thermal image camera was used to check for any remaining hotspots.

The cause of the fire is unknown at this stage and an investigation will be carried out.