Manchester Firefighters Respond to Chimney Fire

Firefighters responded to a chimney fire near Manchester on Friday.

The Manchester Fire Department was called out a little after 11:30 am to the Gary Skinner residence at 1843 180th Avenue.

Fire Chief Mike Ryan says the fire was caused by creosote build-up in the chimney. He reminds the public to check your chimneys, furnaces and filters as a precaution.

Firefighters were at the scene for less than an hour.