Control received a call from a fire alarm company to reports of an alarm activating at a recycling centre. Upon arrival crews confirmed that there was a well established fire and made up for more fire appliances along with several special appliances and officers. Crews have got to work using breathing apparatus, hose reel jets and main jets to tackle the fire which is still on going.
Types of Appliances in attendance;
- 8 fire appliances
- 2 aerial ladder platforms
- 1 incident command unit
- high volume pump
- water bowser
The fire has been surrounded and good progress is being made.
Update 07:16 6th October.....The Fire Service are still attending with one fire engine for revisits on the site every few hours.