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Commercial Services
Fire Appliance
Incident - Vehicle Fire

Date: 09/04/2018
Time: 14:44
Location: A380 North Wapperwell to Ashcombe Cross
Area: Western
County: Devon

Devon and Somerset Fire and Rescue Service received multiple calls reporting a car on fire at the above location.

Fire control immediately mobilised two fire appliance from Newton Abbot to attend this incident.

On arrival the officer in charge confirmed the vehicle was well alight.

Crews got to work to extinguish the fire using two breathing apparatus, two hose reel jets and a thermal imaging camera.

The vehicle was severely damaged by fire. This was believed to be accidental ignition.  

The police are in attendance and closed the road.

These were the final details.

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