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Incident - Combine Harvester on fire

Date: 31/08/2016
Time: 16:50
Location: in a field near to Chapelton Barton, Chapelton Cross and Langham Bridge Cross
Area: Central
County: Devon

The Fire Service were called to reports of small combine Harvester on fire in a field.  Fire Control mobilised two appliances from Barnstaple together with a water carrier from Barnstaple.

Upon arrival crews confirmed one small combine harvester to be well alight in a field.  Crews got to work using two hose reel jets, one 45mm jet, together with two breathing apparatus.

At 1819hrs crews on scene confirmed the fire to be out, the cause of the fire is believed to be accidental.

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