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Fire Appliance
Incident - Caravan Fire

Date: 19/01/2015
Time: 06:33
Location: North Road, Holsworthy
Area: Central
County: Devon

One fire fighting appliance from Hatherleigh fire station and a fire fighting appliance from Bude fire station attended reports of a fire in a caravan in North Road in Holsworthy.

There was also reports of gas bottles present in the caravan.

Upon arrival, crews found a 20 year old male suffering with burns to his face, back and hands, so ambulance was called to the incident.

The caravan was well alight, crews used two breathing apparatus and one hose reel jet to extinguish the fire. Small tools were also used.

The caravan was completely destroyed by fire, crews used two breathing apparatus sets and two hose reel jets and small tools and a thermal imaging camera.

The male is currently being assessed by ambulance.

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