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Fire service called to fire in light fitting

11:46 14 August 2014

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Fire crews were called out this morning to reports of a fire at a property in The Strand.

Two fire appliances from Exmouth and one from Budleigh Salterton were called to the incident at 10.12am, after receiving reports of smoke and a burning smell.

On arrival, crews found there had been a small fire involving a light fitting, which was now out, and used small tools, a thermal imaging camera and a positive pressure ventilation fan to rid the property of smoke.

The cause of the fire was said to be accidental.

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