Fire crews attend flat blaze in Broadstairs


Kent Fire and Rescue Service was called to reports of a bedroom fire at a flat in Francis Road, Broadstairs, this afternoon (March 3).

Four fire engines attended at 1.44pm and firefighters wearing breathing apparatus extinguished the flames, while managing to stop the fire from spreading throughout the property.

No injuries were reported and the affected residents were offered support by the crews and the KFRS volunteer response team.

The cause has not yet been confirmed but is believed to be accidental.

Crews finished at the scene at 2.23pm.