Chemical fire breaks out in pump room of St Ives swimming pool

Chemical fire breaks out in pump room of St Ives swimming pool

Chemical fire breaks out in pump room of St Ives swimming pool

First published in News

A fire broke out in the pump room of a swimming pool in St Ives yesterday, involving a generator and chemicals.

Two crews from St Ives and a third from Penzance were sent just after midday Firefighters were forced to wear breathing equipment while putting out the fire using a hose reel.

The chemicals were then placed in a drum so they could be disposed of safely.

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