PHOTO UPDATE: Fire at Horsham bowling alley

Firefighters at Horsham bowling alley
Firefighters at Horsham bowling alley

Firefighters spent the morning (February 9) battling a blaze at the Horsham bowling alley.

Three crews - one from Horsham and two from Crawley - were called to the MFA Bowl centre, in Albion Way, at about 7.30am.

The fire service said smoke was seen issuing out of the lower ground boiler room of the 30m by 40m building when firefighters arrived.

After further inspection it was discovered an electrical fire had broken out in the store room.

The electricity was isolated and the flames were extinguished using four breathing apparatus, two hose reels and a water jet, the fire service added.

No-one was injured and crews remained at the scene until 9.40am ventilating the building.

Crews tackled a blaze at the Horsham bowling alley.

Crews tackled a blaze at the Horsham bowling alley.

The fire is believed to have started accidently.

Crews tackled a blaze at the Horsham bowling alley.

Crews tackled a blaze at the Horsham bowling alley.