We were called this evening at 18:21 to attend a residential property on Sidley Street,Bexhill following reports of a fire.Crews from Battle,Bexhill,Hastings & The Ridge are in attendance. Crews are using four Breathing Apparatus, one Hose Reel and 1 in 7 foam to extinguish the fire.
We are asking all nearby residents to keep windows & doors closed until the smoke has cleared.
Update (20:18)- We are making steady progress with this incident. We are asking people to avoid the area as some roads will be closed.