Firefighters tackle blaze at Haywards Heath hospital

Firefighters in Sussex

Crews have been tackling a fire at the Princess Royal Hospital in Haywards Heath this morning (May, 22).

Firefighters from West Sussex, Burgess Hill station and East Sussex were called to the blaze in a second floor kitchen at the premises, at around 8.40am.

Officials said the small fire was extinguished quickly using breathing apparatus and one high pressure hose reel.

They remained at the scene at 11am, ventilating the area.