Firefighters tackle fire at The Riverside Inn near Shrewsbury

Firefighters were called to a fire at The Riverside Inn at Cound yesterday evening.

The Riverside Inn at Cound near Shrewsbury. Photo: Google Street View
The Riverside Inn at Cound near Shrewsbury. Photo: Google Street View

The fire broke out in the kitchen of the premises at around 8.30pm.

Two fire appliances and the water carrier were mobilised from Bridgnorth, Much Wenlock and Shrewsbury. An Operations officer was also in attendance.

Firefighters used four breathing apparatus, two hose reel jets and one covering jet to extinguish the fire.

The water bowser from Bridgnorth was used to supply water.