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Incident - Domestic Property Fire

Date: 12/01/2019
Time: 19:10
Location: Ludlow Close, Bridgwater
Area: Somerset
County: Somerset

The Fire Service were called to a report of cardboard and packaging on fire in the rear garden of a property at the above location.  One fire engine from Bridgwater was mobilised to this incident.  On arrival crews requested a further fire engine for extra personnel, this also proceeded from Bridgwater. 

This was confirmed to be a fire in the rear garden which was well alight, crews got to work extinguishing two breathing apparatus and one hose reel jet.  Property also heavily smoke logged but all persons accounted for. 

Final details ..

Fire in rear garden causing damage to ground floor lean to.  100% damage to rubbish, 10% damage to lean to on ground floor and 5% some damage to ground floor.  Extinguished using two breathing apparatus, one hose reel jet, triple extension ladder and thermal imaging camera.  The cause of the fire was accidental.

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