Sussex Police are investigating the cause of the fire in a residential property on Kings Road, Brighton yesterday.
On Monday 13th December at 14:12, we were called to attend a fire at a residential property on Kings Road, Brighton. Crews from Preston Circus, Roedean, Newhaven, Seaford attended with support from West Sussex Fire and Rescue.
Firefighters used six Breathing Apparatus and two Hose Reels to extinguish the fire. A Thermal Imaging Camera was also used once the fire had been extinguish to check for 'hot spots'. There was no casualties and we left the scene at 15:55.
Sussex Police have released the following statement: Police were called to an address in King’s Road Brighton following reports of a fire at a block of flats. Officers attended and after making enquiries believe it to be a deliberate ignition. Anyone who has any other information is asked to report it online or call 101, quoting serial 702 of 13/12.