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Fire Appliance
Incident - Bus Fire

Date: 12/10/2020
Time: 21:40
Location: A396 Exeter Road, Tiverton
Area: Central
County: Devon

Two fire appliances from Tiverton, one from Cullompton and the Water Carrier from Bridgwater were sent to a report of a bus on fire at the above location.

On arrival crews confirmed that the bus was well alight and that all the passengers were free and clear of the vehicle with no injuries.  The single decker bus was 80% damaged by fire, crews used two breathing apparatus, two hose reel jets and small tools to extinguish it.  The vehicle was made safe and handed back to the bus company for recovery.  Police and Highways also attended.



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