A SHED caught fire at a property in Ellesmere last night (Wednesday, April 12).

One fire crew was sent to the scene in Beech Grove, Ellesmere, at 10.32pm.

A spokesman from Shropshire Fire and Rescue Service (SFRS) said firefighters arrived on the scene to find the shed fully alight.  


They added: “A Fire Investigation officer was in attendance, and crews used two breathing apparatuses, and a hosereel jet to tackle the blaze.

“This incident involved one wooden shed, approximately 2m x 4m, fully involved in fire, together with fence panels and one tree. “

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Also at the scene of the incident was the police.

A stop message confirming no further assistance was necessary, was sent out to control at 11.41pm.