FIREFIGHTERS tackled a shed fire in Reading for three hours yesterday.

At 4.41pm on Sunday, October 11, Royal Berkshire Fire and Rescue Service (RBFRS) received reports of a fire at an outbuilding on York Road.

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RBFRS crews from Caversham Road, Dee Road and Wokingham Road Fire Stations and one officer were sent to the scene.

Upon arrival, they found a shed fire involving a motorcycle.

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RBFRS said: "Firefighters wearing breathing apparatus tackled the fire, with three hose reels used to extinguish the fire. Crews were on the scene for about three hours."