Crews attend garage fire in Birchington

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Fire crews have attended the scene of a garage blaze in Birchington.

Emergency services were called at 6pm to the fire in Chantry Park.

The flames had spread to another nearby garage which were both well alight.

Firefighters using breathing apparatus, a hose reel jet and covering jet dealt with the fire, and they used a positive ventilation fan to clear smoke.  They remained to damp down and check for hotspots.

Crews left the scene just after 8pm.