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Firefighters tackle wood burner blaze

PUBLISHED: 11:18 26 November 2018 | UPDATED: 11:18 26 November 2018

Firefighters were called to a property in Elliott Avenue, Reydon where they tackled a blaze in “a small wood burner.” Picture: Google Streetview

Firefighters were called to a property in Elliott Avenue, Reydon where they tackled a blaze in “a small wood burner.” Picture: Google Streetview

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An early morning blaze in “a small wood burner” was quickly tackled by firefighters.

A crew from Southwold fire station were called out following reports of a chimney fire at a property in Reydon on Monday, November 26.

They were called to the property in Elliott Avenue, Reydon just before 1am on Monday morning.

A spokesman for Suffolk Fire and Rescue Service said: “We were alerted of a chimney fire at 12:44am in Reydon with one appliance from Southwold attending the incident.

“The crew discovered a fire in a small wood burner with chimney rods, small gear and a thermal imaging camera used to tackle the fire and ascertain any remaining hotspots.

“Crew Commander Cuffe issued the time of stop at 1.23am,” the spokesman added.

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