Chimney fire - Prickwillow - East Cambs

At 8.18pm on Thursday (26) one crew from Littleport was called to a fire at Mile End Farm in Prickwillow.

 

Firefighters arrived to find a chimney on fire in the kitchen of a house. They extinguished the fire using a hose reel and returned to their station by 9.50pm.

The cause of the fire was accidental.

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