Two horses die as fire breaks out at Upminster stables.

Two horses have sadly died this morning following a fire at a stable in Hall Lane, Upminster. The fire started just before five his morning at Strawberry Farm stables.

Six fire engines and around 40 firefighters were called to the Upminster fire. A single storey stable block was destroyed by the blaze. One horse was led to safety by a member of staff before the arrival of the Brigade. Two horses sadly died at the scene. 

The Brigade was called at 04:39 and the fire was under control by 05:46. Fire crews from Harold Hill, Hornchurch, Romford and Dagenham fire stations were at the scene.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

Photo credit LFB

One thought on “Two horses die as fire breaks out at Upminster stables.

  • 4th May 2021 at 1:13 pm

    L .hope the dirty baskets that stated the fire and killed them poor horse rot in hell


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