Road closure after fire in city centre flat

Police have closed the southbound lanes of Grand Parade in Brighton.

Monday, 21st November 2016, 11:04 am
Updated Wednesday, 14th December 2016, 2:28 pm

Police have closed the southbound lanes of Grand Parade in Brighton, as firefighters deal with a blaze in a ground-floor flat.

Four fire engines were called to the scene at 10.41am this morning (November 21), following reports of a fire in the basement of a property.

A fire service spokesperson said: "The fire has now been extinguished and crews are still currently at the scene cutting away and ensuring that there is no fire spread.

"There are no injuries reported."