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Incident - Recycling truck fire

Date: 21/03/2019
Time: 10:51
Location: Frobisher road, Newton Abbot
Area: Western
County: Devon

One fire engine from Newton Abbot and one fire engine from Torquay were mobilised to a report of a fire within the engine compartment of a recycle lorry at above location.

When in attendance this was found to be a small fire within the exhaust system of the lorry. Crews were able to quickly extinguished the small fire  and little damage was sustained to the lorry.

Cause of fire was accidental........Crews have now left scene. No further info for this incident , incident now closed. 

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