Fire crews tackle wheelie bin fire in Sunderland

Fire fighters have tackled a wheelie bin fire in Sunderland.

Monday, 17th June 2019, 07:24 am
Updated Monday, 17th June 2019, 07:23 am
Cairo Street. Picture: Google Images.

A crew from Sunderland Central fire station was called to Cairo Street in Hendon shortly before 9pm last night, Sunday, June 16.

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The bin was destroyed and the fire had spread to a car port, which was also damaged.

Fire fighters used one hose jet to extinguish the blaze.