Updated: Fire in Welwyn Garden City

PUBLISHED: 17:15 18 February 2009 | UPDATED: 21:51 26 October 2009

Firemen rush to the scene in WGC

Firemen rush to the scene in WGC

FIREFIGHTERS are at the scene of a building fire in WGC town centre.

Three crews, were called at 5.05pm today (Wednesday), to Favorite Chicken and Ribs

The fire

FIREFIGHTERS are at the scene of a building fire in WGC town centre.

Three crews, were called at 5.05pm today (Wednesday), to Favorite Chicken and Ribs in Wigmores South.

Worker Aditabya Atluri told the WHT at the scene: "We were working and there was a short circuit.

"Fire started dripping from the ceiling and the lightbulbs blew.

"There were flames on the floor so we ran out."


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