Incident

Property fire

Date
7.58am - 04 October 2021
Last updated
10.59pm - 21 October 2021
Status
Closed
Incident type
Commercial / industrial
Location
Ashford
Attending station
Barnstaple
Braunton

Fire control dispatched fire crews to a report of some equipment on fire, within a commercial property. On arrival crews confirmed there was a fire within blowing machine in an outside building. Crews extinguished the fire using:

  • Breathing apparatus
  • Hose reel jet
  • Safety jet
  • Thermal image camera

The machinery was totally destroyed by fire and the cause was accidental.