Fire crews called to fire at Dartmouth hairdressers

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(Last Updated On: October 10, 2014)

The fire service was called to a fire at a hairdressers in Dartmouth this morning.

Three fire engines,  one from Dartmouth and two from Brixham were mobilised to a fire at The Cutting Lounge on Lower Street.

Fire crews confirmed an electrical fire in the ground floor of a hairdressers.

The fire was extinguished by fire crews using two breathing apparatus wearers, small tools, one dry powder extinguisher and a thermal image camera to check for hot spots.

This was a small fire involving a halogen lamp and a hair mannequin.

The cause of the fire is believed to be accidental.

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