Garage fire put out with garden hose

Fire and rescue news.
Fire and rescue news.

A resident managed to put out a garage fire with a garden hose pipe before firefighters arrived.

Grantham firefighters attended the incident reported at 11am on Wednesday on Hall Lane, Brandon, near Caythorpe.

A fire service spokesman said there was fire damage to the contents of the garage which was extinguished by the owner with a hose pipe.

Investigators believe the cause to be an electrical fault