Fire crews called to Exmouth light switch fire

Firefighters from Exmouth used a thermal imaging camera to check a fire was out in a light switch in a Brixington shop.

The fire crews were called to McColls, in Pines Road, shortly before 9am on Monday morning.

A Devon and Somerset Fire and Rescue Service spokesperson said: “Two fire appliances from Exmouth attended after reports of a fire in the light fitting.

“Crews used a thermal imaging camera and small tools to make the area safe.”


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