Bin room fire, Ladywood

Firefighters extinguish blaze in five-storey building

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Published on 17 October 2023
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Crews attended in under 4 minutes

Cregoe Street, Birmingham, UK

Shortly after 2.30am on Tuesday (17 October), we responded to an incident on Cregoe Street, Ladywood.

Four fire engines from Ladywood, Highgate and Bournbrook stations attended, crewed by 17 firefighters. The first arrived within four minutes of being mobilised.

This was a fire in the bin room of a five-storey domestic and commercial building. The fire was contained to the bin room and extinguished by firefighters wearing breathing apparatus.

A search of the building was carried out and everyone was accounted for. There were no injuries.

We left the scene at 4.06am.