Chimney fire at Ilkeston house

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Firefighters from Ilkeston tackled a chimney fire at a house on Edale Square for three hours.

The blaze broke out at 8.12pm on Wednesday April 8. Crews used chimney gear and two hoses to extinguish the flames and requested the aerial ladder platform from Ascot Drive station, to gain access to the chimney. Water was supplied to the chimney for the platform.