Crews tackle St Leonards fire

Fire service news.
Fire service news.

Firefighters have been called to the scene of a house fire in St Leonards this afternoon (Tuesday).

A spokesman for East Sussex Fire and Rescue Service (ESFRS) said three crews were sent to a property in Charles Road West at around 3.42pm following reports of a fire in the roof space.

The crews, including the aerial lifting platform, used a hose reel jet to tackle the accidental fire.

No injuries reported and the incident was declared safe at 4.09pm.