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Incident - Fire in shop awning and bins

Date: 12/07/2020
Time: 03:36
Location: Gerston Road, Paignton
Area: Western
County: Devon

Fire control received calls stating that there was a fire involving a shop at the above location. 

Fire engines from Paignton and Torquay were sent.

On arrival crews discovered a fire outside the property involving a awning and rubbish.

Crews used two hose reel jets, one safety jet, one positive pressure ventilation fan, one thermal imaging camera, small tools, lighting and two breathing apparatus to extinguish the fire.

The awning was 20% damaged by the fire and there was minor smoke damage to the shop.

The incident was handed over to the Police.  

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