Crews tackle fires in residential street and industrial area

Royston and Baldock firefighters attended a blaze in Orchard Road

Royston and Baldock firefighters attended a blaze in Orchard Road - Credit: @Roystonfire

Firefighters were called to a well-alight blaze in Royston yesterday evening. 

Royston crews tackled a well-developed fire in Sussex Drive yesterday

Royston crews tackled a well-developed fire in Sussex Drive yesterday - Credit: @Roystonfire

Both applicances from Royston fire station in Baldock Street were mobilised to a shed fire in Sussex Drive shortly before 6pm, @RoystonFire tweeted: "Crews were faced with a well-developed fire, which was extinguished using hose reel jets."

The incident concluded at about 6.30pm. 



Royston crews tackled a well-developed fire in Sussex Drive yesterday

Royston crews tackled a well-developed fire in Sussex Drive yesterday - Credit: @Roystonfire

On Tuesday this week, crews from Royston and Baldock & Letchworth fire stations attended a separate blaze at the Orchard Road industrial area.


Royston crews tackled a well-developed fire in Sussex Drive yesterday

Royston crews tackled a well-developed fire in Sussex Drive yesterday - Credit: @Roystonfire

@HertsFRS tweeted that they had a call reporting the fire at about 10pm, and @Roystonfire said: "Crews extinguished the fire using hose reels."

Royston and Baldock firefighters attended a blaze in Orchard Road

Royston and Baldock firefighters attended a blaze in Orchard Road - Credit: @Roystonfire