Sussex

Crews tackle large fire at Crawley flat block

Fire engine in Capricorn Close, Crawley
Image caption Six fire crews, including firefighters wearing breathing apparatus, tackled the fire

Six fire crews tackled a large fire at a flat block in Crawley in West Sussex.

A total of 38 firefighters, including eight wearing breathing apparatus, were called to the blaze at the two-storey property in Capricorn Close at about 11:10 BST.

West Sussex Fire and Rescue Service said no-one was hurt in the fire, which had been put out by 12:30 BST.

The blaze is thought to have been started accidentally, a spokeswoman for the fire service said.

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