Sheds and telephone lines damaged by fire in street

Garden sheds and telephone lines have been damaged by fire this morning.

Wednesday, 3rd October 2018, 11:17 am
Updated Wednesday, 3rd October 2018, 11:23 am
Tamar Street in Easington Lane. Copyright Google Maps.

Officers from Rainton Bridge in Houghton were called out to Tamar Street in Easington Lane at 9am after a blaze broke out.

One shed was destroyed in the fire while another was heavily damaged,

Fencing and BT telephone lines were also damaged after fire spread to them.

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Officers used one hose reel and two breathing apparatus to put out the fire.

There were no reports of any injuries.