Incident

Property fire

Date
8.01pm - 13 October 2021
Last updated
10.17pm - 13 October 2021
Status
Closed
Incident type
Domestic
Location
St. Marychurch Ward
Attending station
Torquay
Paignton

Two fire appliance from Torquay and Paignton along with an officer attended a domestic property after the occupants called fire control to report a fire in the kitchen of the property. 

On arrival, the fire in the ground floor of the 2 storey property was extinguished using 2 breathing apparatus sets and 1 hose reel jet. A thermal imaging camera was also used to inspect the property. It is believed a battery and battery charger caught on fire and was severely damaged by fire.