Firefighters from Littlehampton and Worthing Fire Stations were at the scene of a fire earlier this afternoon (25th September).
Crews attended a fire involving a property on St Augustine Road in Littlehampton. To begin with nearby residents were asked to keep their doors and windows closed whilst crews dealt with the blaze.
According to a tweet by West Sussex Fire and Rescue at 4:30pm, firefighters wearing breathing apparatus extinguished the fire using one hose reel.
They remained on scene and ventilated the property and used a thermal imaging camera to ensure there were no further hotspots.
It is not known at this point whether anyone was hurt or injured during the incident.
⚠️— West Sussex Fire & Rescue Service (@WestSussexFire) September 25, 2021
Our crews from @LittlehamptonFS and @WorthingFire are at the scene of a fire involving a property on St Augustine Road in Littlehampton.
If you live nearby please keep your doors and windows closed.
We would also urge people to avoid the area to allow crews to work safely.