Exmouth crews called out the tackle fridge fire

PUBLISHED: 10:20 22 July 2020 | UPDATED: 10:45 22 July 2020

Firefighters tackle a fridge fire in Budleigh Salterton. Picture: Exmouth Fire Station

Firefighters tackle a fridge fire in Budleigh Salterton. Picture: Exmouth Fire Station

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A fridge fire in Budleigh Salterton was tackled by Exmouth fire crews on Tuesday (July 21).

Two fire engines from Exmouth were mobilised after reports of smoke coming from a fridge freezer at a property in Station Road, Budleigh, at shortly before 5pm.

Crews confirmed there was a fridge on fire in the first floor of the building.

Firefighters wearing breathing apparatus used a hose reel jet and a covering jet to extinguish the fire as well as small tools.

Crews also used a gas monitor to check the area and moved the fridge to open air. The electricity to the property was also isolated.


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