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Commercial Services
Fire Appliance
Incident - Barn Fire

Date: 22/05/2019
Time: 20:10
Location: Chitterley, Silverton
Area: Central
County: Devon

Two fire appliances from Tiverton, the water bowser from Danes Castle and the incident support unit from Bovey Tracey attended a fire involving 70 tonnes of straw in a building, also containing a tractor and other equipment.

Crews got to work with two hose reel jets, a safety jet, and a portable dam.

Update at 2245 hrs. The fire has been knocked back, and one fire appliance remains in attendance. The contents of the building, including the tractor and machinery have been destroyed. The cause of the fire has been deemed as accidental.

These are the final details. 

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