Car fire at petrol station - Update

(Last Updated On: May 10, 2014)

2 fire appliances from Newton Abbot attended reports of a vehicle fire at Trago Mills Petrol station at approximately 12.30 today (6 May)

The vehicle had been pushed off of the forecourt before fire service arrived.

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On arrival, crews found the vehicle to be well alight, crews extinguished the fire using 2 breathing apparatus wearers, 2 hose reel jets and 4 dry powder extinguishers.

The engine compartment of the vehicle was severely damaged by fire and the cause was accidental.

The petrol forecourt was not involved in any fire.

 

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