Fire crews called to smell of smoke in Pollards Hill flats
Robert Fisk, Chief reporter covering Croydon / / News
Firefighters were called to reports of smoke and found a fire in Pollards Hill this morning.
Two fire engines arrived at a block of flats in Montgomery Close at about 1.10am and crews wearing breathing apparatus ventilated the corridor to get rid of the smoke.
They found a pile of rubbish on fire outside the building and took about a minute to put it out.
The crews were at the scene, which borders Mitcham and Thornton Heath, for about 40 minutes.
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