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Aspall: Airing cupboard fire put out by Debenham firefighters

11:32 13 February 2014


Firefighters from Debenham were called out to an incident in Aspall last night.


The crew was called just before 1am after a woman called saying her fire alarm had gone off.

On arrival the crew found a small fire in an airing cupboard which had broken through from the chimney breast behind.

They used chimney gear, small gear and a thermal imaging camera to investigate and then removed floorboards and brickwork to gain access to a wooden beam involved in the fire.

The fire was extinguished just before 3pm.



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