Firefighters tackle garage blaze

Firefighters were last night tackling a garage and coal shed fire in Essex.Three firecrews using breathing apparatus were called to The Green at Writtle, near Chelmsford.

Firefighters were last night tackling a garage and coal shed fire in Essex.

Three firecrews using breathing apparatus were called to The Green at Writtle, near Chelmsford.

The three crews, two from Chelmsford and one from Baddow, were last night still at the scene.

The blaze had been brought under control by 11.30pm and firefighters were damping down.