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Incident - Fire Domestic

Date: 12/02/2019
Time: 09:18
Location: Short Close, Bideford
Area: Central
County: Devon

The Fire Service were called to a report of a fire within a property at the above location.  Two fire engines from Bideford were mobilised to this incident.  On arrival crews confirmed there was smoke issuing and got to work investigating further.

Fire in kitchen of two storey semi detached property involving the dishwasher.  Crews used a positive pressure fan, two breathing apparatus, one hose reel jet, one safety jet, small tools and a thermal imaging camera.  Water and electricity isolated from inside the property.  One bearded dragon lizard rescued by Fire Service personnel.  Small amount of smoke affecting neighbouring property.  Both properties ventilated and crews cutting away dampening down.  The cause of the fire was accidental. 

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