Firefighters extinguish Derbyshire chimney blaze


Firefighters from Chesterfield who were called out to a chimney blaze have successfully extinguished the fire.

The incident took place just before 10am at a property on New Road in Buxworth, a village in the High Peak.

On arrival they found the chimney well alight and used a hose, breathing apparatus and a ‘cherry picker’ to extinguish it.

The firefighters were able to leave the scene shortly before 1pm.