Tumble dryer fire at Haywards Heath launderette

Fire crews at Progress Launderette, Commercial Square. Picture by Tim Briggs
Fire crews at Progress Launderette, Commercial Square. Picture by Tim Briggs

Firefighters were called to a blaze at a launderette in Haywards Heath this afternoon (Tuesday, December 4).

According to the West Sussex Fire and Rescue Service, crews from Haywards Heath and Burgess Hill spent just under three hours tacking the blaze at Progress Launderette, in Commercial Square.

Fire crews at Progress Launderette, Commercial Square. Picture by Tim Briggs

Fire crews at Progress Launderette, Commercial Square. Picture by Tim Briggs

A fire service spokesman said: "We received a call at 13.34 to a tumble dryer fire at Progress Launderette

"It was confirmed as a fire in the ground floor of the commercial launderette.

"We left at 16.22 and no injuries were reported."

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