Firework causes fire on Medical Centre roof

November 3, 2018

FIRE Crews from Staffordshire and the West Midlands have rushed to a Tamworth Medical Centre tonight, Saturday 3 November, due to a fire on the roof.

Fire Appliances from Tamworth, Barton-under-Needwood and Aldridge were sent to Dosthill Medical Centre on Cadogan Road in Dosthill.

The Medical Centre is home to a Doctors Surgery, a Dentist, a Pharmacy and a Podiatry Clinic.

Image with thanks to Steven Lawley
Image with thanks to Steven Lawley
This is the view at the Medical Centre this morning as Fire Crews remain on scene.
This is the view at the Medical Centre on Sunday morning as Fire Crews remained on scene.

One eye witness told Tamworth Informed “It’s completely destroyed, happened in minutes”.

As the Medical Centre was closed at the time, it is not believed there are any injuries as a result of the incident.

We urge our readers to avoid the area at this time to allow the emergency services the room they need to work.