Wednesday, 21 December 2016

Crews tackle fire in Portsmouth (Albert Road, Southsea) dry cleaners


A fire has destroyed a dry cleaners in Portsmouth.

Crews were called to Albert Road, Southsea after the fire broke out in the shop shortly before 06:00 GMT.

About 40 firefighters in 10 fire engines with an aerial ladder were used to bring the fire in the terraced building under control.

The road remains closed both ways between Victoria Road South and Fawcett Road. Motorists are advised to avoid the area.