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Incident - Tractor Fire

Date: 09/12/2016
Time: 10:34
Location: Harcombe, Sidmouth
Area: Central
County: Devon

2 fire appliances from Sidmouth were mobilised following a call from the driver of a tractor, which had caught fire on their farm.

On arrival crews confirmed the tractor was well alight and set to work extinguishing it with 2BA and 2 hose reel jets. The fire, which started accidentally, was contained to the tractor and caused severe damage. It also resulted in a diesel spill of approx. 20Litres, but this was contained as the crews made the vehicle and scene safe.

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