Harold Hill fire crew called after ‘faulty plumbing’ floods council house

09:34 05 February 2013

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Accident: The 23-year-old man was taken to Queen's after the collision between a Passat and a Mondeo


Firefighters were called early this morning after a family discovered a plumbing problem had flooded their home.

A fire crew from Harold Hill arrived on the scene in Montgomery Crescent at about 4am to find water covering the whole ground floor of the council house.

The crew spent half an hour mending a pipe under the sink and clearing the worst of the water.

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