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Incident - Kitchen Fire

Date: 06/01/2019
Time: 00:12
Location: Tamar House, James Street, Devonport, Plymouth
Area: Western
County: Devon

An enhanced number of fire appliances have attended Tamar House Plymouth following the confirmation of a fire.  The building was evacuated in accordance with the fire escape plan.

Crews confirmed the fire was confined to the kitchen of the flat on floor 11 and was extinguished effectively by the activation of the sprinkler system.

The crews used breathing apparatus, attack jets and thermal imaging camera to ensure the fire was out before ventilating the affected property.

We would like to thank residents for their co operation and reassure them that we are continuing to work with housing providers to ensure that residence feel safe in their homes.  

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