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Commercial Services
Fire Appliance
Incident - Fire Domestic

Date: 10/01/2019
Time: 19:56
Location: Claremont Street, Plymouth.
Area: Western
County: Devon

The Fire Service were called to a report of a fire within a rubbish shute at the above location. Fire Control mobilised one fire appliance from Yelverton and one fire appliance from Tavistock to this incident.

Once the crew got in attendance the officer in charge confirmed this to be a fire on the ground floor of property within rubbish shute. The crew got to work immediately to extinguish the fire with the use of one hose reel jet, one safety jet, two breathing apparatus, 1 thermal imaging camera and positive pressure ventilation fan.

Once the crew had fully extinguished the fire the crew made the area safe and returned home station. The cause of this incident is believed to be accidental.

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