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Commercial Services
Fire Appliance
Incident - Property Fire

Date: 06/02/2018
Time: 10:17
Location: Fore Street, Cornwood, Ivybridge
Area: Western
County: Devon

The Fire Service attended a Property Fire in the above area. Fire Appliances from Ivybridge, Plympton and Modbury were mobilised to this incident.

On arrival, crews confirmed smoke issuing and believed the fire to be within the roof space. Fire crews got to work to extinguish the fire using one Hose Reel and two Breathing Apparatus. 

10:51 Crews confirm the fire to be within the Loft space and the first floor boiler. Fire crews now at work with four Breathing Apparatus and Compressed Air Foam.

10:58 A request for the Aerial Ladder Platform to be mobilised to this incident. Aerial Ladder Platform from Crownhill was mobilised.

11:33 Fire now out, fire crews used a total of six Breathing Apparatus, a Main Jet, Compressed Air Foam, a Hose Reel Jet, Thermal Imaging Camera and Small tools to extinguish the fire.

The fire caused ten Percent damage to the roof space and fifteen percent damage to the bathroom.

The cause of the fire is believed to be accidental. 

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