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Commercial Services
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Incident - Property Fire

Date: 03/02/2018
Time: 08:44
Location: Chelston Business Park, Summerfield Avenue, Chelston
Area: Somerset
County: Somerset

Fire appliances from Wellington and Taunton were mobilised to a report of a lightbulb on fire inside a unit at the above location. 

On arrival at the scene fire crews confirmed a light on fire within the roof space.  Power was isolated and crews investigated with a thermal image camera to check for hotspots. 

The incident involved a fire within a halogen light fitting which was allowed to self extinguish.  Crews monitored the light with a thermal image camera until it was at normal temperature.  An electrician also attended.  Fire safety advice was also given to members of staff.  

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