Ulleries Road / Eastbury Drive, Solihull B92 7QE, UK
At around 11.15am, West Midlands and Staffordshire Fire Control received a number of calls about a fire in a fish and chip shop on Ulleries Road, Solihull. A number of fire engines were sent to the premises, which had a flat above.
Crews are making good progress and will remain in attendance for a little while longer to bring the incident safely under control.
One lane of Ulleries Road is shut to allow our firefighters to work safely and assertively in bringing this incident to a close.
This fire, which involved a frying range, was confirmed to be out shortly after 12noon.
Firefighters in breathing apparatus used hose reels to extinguish it.
Two males who were affected by smoke were checked over at the scene by the ambulance service.
One of our off-duty firefighters, who intervened at the scene to stop the fire escalating, also suffered mild smoke inhalation but also only required precautionary checks.