Chickens killed in Sunderland allotment fire

More than 10 chickens have been killed at an allotment fire in Sunderland.

By The Newsroom
Tuesday, 15 January, 2019, 16:32
Firefighters were called to a blaze at Downhill allotments.

Firefighters from Marley Park and Sunderland Central were called to a fire at Downhill allotments at around 2.03pm today.

The fire spread to a range of buildings including a shed, potting shed and other allotment buildings, which were all severely damaged by the blaze.

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Crews left the scene at 3.50pm.