Firefighters extinguish van blaze in St Albans city centre

PUBLISHED: 08:52 29 September 2017 | UPDATED: 09:01 29 September 2017

Hose reel in fire engine locker

Hose reel in fire engine locker

Cambs Fire & Rescue Service

Firefighters rushed to help a van ablaze in St Albans city centre yesterday.

Crews from St Albans fire station were called to the vehicle on fire in London Road at lunchtime, about 1.15pm.

They extinguished the flames and made the area safe.

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