VIDEO: Residents help fire crews tackle Littlehampton blaze

DRAMATIC video footage has emerged of the moment fire crews tackled a blaze at the back of a home in Littlehampton last night (Sunday, July 12).

Angmering man Perry Moore, 24, captured the footage after at the garden in Manning Road.

Perry Moore captured this photo of residents helping firefighters to tackle the blaze in Littlehampton. SUS-150713-143211001

Perry Moore captured this photo of residents helping firefighters to tackle the blaze in Littlehampton. SUS-150713-143211001

The blaze started last night at about 8pm and is believed to have been caused deliberately.

The video footage, which was revealed this afternoon, shows the scale of the blaze, which affected two properties.

It also shows residents lending a helping hand to a firefighter, struggling to keep the flames at bay.

Police are investigating the fire.