Firefighters from Bohemia Road and The Ridge in Hastings along with a crew from Battle tackled a flat fire yesterday afternoon. (3 February 2014).
They were called out at 17:06 to an address in St Matthews Gardens.
A ground floor flat was alight.
On arrival, all those living the flat had been accounted for.
Crews used four breathing apparatus, one hose reel and 1 in 7 firefighting foam in use. They also used a PPV fan to clear smoke.
An investigation found it to be accidental.