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Commercial Services
Fire Appliance
Incident - Industrial Fire

Date: 16/04/2018
Time: 10:22
Location: Road from Bray Barn to Newtown Bridge
Area: Central
County: Devon

Devon and Somerset Fire and Rescue Service received a call reporting a fire in the processing plant at the above location.

Fire control immediately mobilised one fire appliance from South Molton, two fire appliances from Barnstaple, the 4x4 from South Molton and a duty officer to attend this incident.

On arrival the officer in charge confirmed a small fire in the stone crushing motor. The crews got to work with one hose reel jet and a thermal imaging camera to extinguish the fire.

The officer in charge confirmed twenty percent of the engine was damaged by fire. This was believed to be accidental.

These were the final details.


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