FIRE crews tackled a fire caused by a woodburner stove this morning.

Hereford and Worcester Fire and Rescue Service attended a chimney fire in Ombersley on January 13, which had involved a wood-burning stove.

The crews, from Worcester and Droitwich, were able to extinguish the flames and are scheduled to return to the scene this afternoon to ensure the property is safe.

Firefighters required two appliances and an aerial ladder platform to put out the fire.