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Commercial Services
Fire Appliance
Incident - Fire Commercial

Date: 23/01/2018
Time: 00:38
Location: Redhills, Exeter
Area: Central
County: Devon

Two appliances from Danes Castle Exeter and one from Middlemoor were mobilised following a report to the Fire Service Control Room of a fire at the above location.

On arrival at the scene crew confirmed smoke and flames were issuing from a car breakers and got to work to extinguish.

Update 00:49

A further appliance has been requested to attend due to a large portacabin and several cars well alight, one appliance from Topsham was mobilised.

Update 00:55

An aerial ladder platform has been requested from the scene, Fire Control have mobilised the aerial from Danes Castle, Exeter.

Update 02:03

Fire involving one portacabin measuring approximately four metres by twenty metres, also involved were seven scrap vehicles and one scrap crane all one hundred percent destroyed by fire. The fire was extinguished using four hose reels, four main jets and a thermal image camera.


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