The UK's fastest-growing regional news network
24°C | 12°C
22°C | 14°C
21°C | 14°C
See the full forecast for your area.
Sponsored by Britelite.
Home Medway News Article
Fire crews were called to a prison after a fire broke out in one of the cells.
Firefighters from Strood and Medway went to Cookham Wood Prison HMYOI in Sir Evelyn Road, Rochester, at 12.37pm this afternoon.
The fire was said to be small and was put out within 15 minutes.
South East Coast Ambulance crews were also in attendance and a man was treated for smoke inhalation at the scene and cared for thereafter by prison staff.
Click here for more news from Medway.
Click here for more news from around the county.