Chimney fire - Stapleford - East Cambs

At 8.17am on Wednesday (17) a crew from Sutton was called to a chimney fire in Bar Lane, Stapleford.

A fire had broken out in the chimney of a property and the crew requested the assistance of the MultiStar 1+ aerial appliance from Cambridge to assist with the incident.

The fire was extinguished and crews returned to their stations by 10.05am.

The cause of the fire was accidental.

A CFRS spokesman said: “Please ensure you get your chimney swept and brickwork inspected at least once a year to help prevent a chimney fire.”