Firefighters called to fire at shop in Leamington

Firefighters have been sent to the scene of a fire at a shop in Leamington this afternoon (Monday).

Monday, 1st January 2018, 5:11 pm
Updated Tuesday, 2nd January 2018, 9:06 am
Photo by Simon Coleman.

An emergency call was made at 2.45pm this afternoon reporting smoke coming from the ground floor of a three story building on Warwick Street.

Four fire crews were sent to the property which is used as a barbers.

Crews used a hose reel and a covering jet whilst wearing breathing apparatus.

Photo by Nick Davies.

Ladders and thermal image camera were also in use along with a specialist fan to remove smoke from the premises.

The fire appears to have started in the laundry area of the building but this has not yet been confirmed.

Photo by Simon Davies.
Photo by Nick Davies.
Photo by Simon Davies.