Fire at Daggers football stadium damages bar roof

PUBLISHED: 15:48 17 February 2015 | UPDATED: 15:56 17 February 2015

Two fire engines attended

Two fire engines attended


Firefighters tackled a fire at the Daggers stadium in the roof vent of the club bar this morning.

Two engines were sent to the Victoria Road site after a 10.10am call and had the blaze under control by 10.45am. A brigade spokesman said: “Part of the roof vent on top of the club bar was damaged – about 15 pc.”

He added the stadium itself was not affected and the fire is believed to have been caused by an accident.

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