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Commercial Services
Fire Appliance
Incident - Vehicle Fire

Date: 14/11/2017
Time: 14:53
Location: A3124, Whiddon Down
Area: Western
County: Devon

One fire appliance from Chagford attended a vehicle that had caught fire following an RTC. Both occupants of the vehicle were clear prior to the crews arrival. On arrival, crews confirmed the vehicle well alight, and got to work putting the fire out using two breathing apparatus, one hose reel jet and one compressed air foam jet. The vehicle was completely destroyed, along with a small area of embankment. The cause of the fire was deemed to be accidental. Duty of care was left with the Police.

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