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Incident - Property Fire - update

Date: 08/11/2019
Time: 11:13
Location: Market Street, Highbridge
Area: Somerset
County: Somerset

Two Fire Engines from Burnham on Sea, one from Bridgwater and one from Taunton, were all sent to report of smoke issuing from a domestic property.

On arrival crews confirmed that there was a fire at the rear of the property in a storage area that had spread to the property. Crews have extinguished the fire and are currently dealing with some slight smoke logging in the property.

Update 14:45 hrs

Crews have now extinguished the fire. This was a fire involving a 2 story flat, there was 90 per cent fire and 100 per cent smoke damage to the property. Crews used 2 hose reel jets and 6 Breathing Apparatus to extinguish the fire. The cause of the fire is still being investigated.

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