Electric bike causes fire at Bognor bungalow

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Fire EMN-150720-102514001

Firefighters were called to a bungalow fire caused by an electric bike this afternoon.

A spokesman for West Sussex Fire and Rescue confirmed the blaze at a property in Marlborough Court, Aldwick, which resulted in 80 per cent damage to the conservatory and garage, was caused by ‘an electric bike which was charging’.

Six breathing apparatus and three high pressure hoses were used by firefighters to put out the fire, which was recorded as accidental ignition.

The stop message was received at 2.26pm.

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