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Incident - Fire involving Domestic Property

Date: 09/12/2019
Time: 09:17
Location: Wallingford Road, Kingsbridge
Area: Western
County: Devon

Fire appliances from Kingsbridge, Kingston and Ivybridge were mobilised to a report of smoke coming from a laundry room at the above location.

On arrival at the incident Kingsbridge crews reported one conservatory, approx. 5m x 2m, smoke logged and set to work with 2 breathing apparatus wearers and a dry powder extinguisher.  Fire appliances from Kingston and Ivybridge were returned home as not required at the incident.  The fire was caused by an overheating extension lead.  Light smoke damage was caused to the property and crews used a thermal image camera to check for hotspots.  The cause of the fire was accidental.   

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