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Incident - Large Vehicle Fire

Date: 09/04/2018
Time: 09:39
Location: Road from Belle View Cross to High Bullen, High Bullen
Area: Central
County: Devon

Devon and Somerset Fire and Rescue Service received a call reporting a water tanker on fire at the above location.

Fire control immediately mobilised one fire appliance from Torrington and one fire appliance from Bideford attended this incident.

On arrival the officer in charge confirmed one waste food pumping engine on fire and the crews got to work extinguishing the fire with compressed air foam.

Update at 10:10 

The fire has now been extinguished and the battery isolated. Crews used one hose reel jet, compressed air foam, small tools and a thermal imaging camera.

These were the final details.  

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