Fire engines called to house fire in Belvedere Road, Bexleyheath

PUBLISHED: 10:20 29 January 2018

Four fire engines and 21 firefighters and officers were called to a house fire in Belvedere Road, Bexleyheath.

Part of the first floor of the semi-detached property was damaged by fire.

Crew manager Winn Slade, said: “When we arrived, there was quite a lot of smoke coming from the property but thankfully there was nobody inside at the time.

“Firefighters worked hard to quickly bring the fire under control and stopped it from spreading to neighbouring properties.”

The brigade was called at 02.12 and the blaze was under control within an hour.

Fire crews from Bexley and Plumstead fire stations attended the scene.

The cause of the fire is under investigation by the brigade and the Metropolitan Police Service.

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