Fire crews tackle flat blaze in Keynsham Road, Bitterne

Fire crews tackle flat blaze

Fire crews tackle flat blaze

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Daily Echo: Photograph of the Author by , Senior reporter

AN investigation is underway after a flat fire.

A total of nine firefighters from Hightown fire station were called to a flat in Keynsham Road, in the Bitterne area of Southampton, in the early hours of this morning.

They found a bedroom on fire at a third floor flat in a four-storey building at around 1.13am.

Firefighters used two breathing apparatus, one hose reel, one jet, and positive pressure ventilation to extinguish the blaze.

The fire was out at 1.58am.

Hampshire Fire and Rescue Service said the cause is currently being investigated.

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7:28pm Fri 2 May 14

huckit P says...

Nice photo of a fire truck. I wonder where it is from, because it isn't from Hampshire?
Nice photo of a fire truck. I wonder where it is from, because it isn't from Hampshire? huckit P
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