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Incident - Kitchen Fire within Supermarket

Date: 04/02/2018
Time: 00:30
Location: Tesco Supermarket, Tapstone Road, Chard
Area: Somerset
County: Somerset

DSFRS received a call to a report of a small kitchen fire at the above location.

Upon arrival the crew from Chard requested the attendance of a second appliance in order to increase the number of available breathing apparatus.

The two crews were able to confirm that the fire was out prior to their arrival but the premises remained smoke logged. Crews used breathing apparatus, hose reels and positive pressure ventilation fans to clear the smoke.

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