Shed blaze spreads to others as firefighters rush to tackle flames

A SHED fire spread to two other sheds and a garage.

Friday, 7th April 2017, 6:43 pm
Updated Tuesday, 9th May 2017, 8:18 pm
Firefighters battle a garage blaze at Lincoln Road, Fratton Picture: Mirek Plotek

Firefighters from Southsea rushed to put out the blaze in Lincoln Road, Fratton, yesterday at 12.50pm.

The crew used a hose reel to tackle the fire, but the shed iniitally affected was destroyed.

A gas cylinder in the shed caught alight but did not explode, firefighters said.

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The cause has yet to be established. A crew were there for around 90 minutes.

In Havant, crews fought a moped fire in woods at South Downs College at 3.30pm.