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Carbon monoxide detected in Bideford home

08:57 04 March 2014

Archant

Fire crews called to the domestic property yesterday (Mon) afternoon.

FIRE crews were called out to Devonshire Park in Bideford on Monday afternoon after reports of a gas alarm sounding.

On arrival at 2.45pm, crews laid out safety jets and hoses as a precaution and used a positive pressure fan while awaiting a gas detector from Barnstaple.

The gas monitor detected a carbon monoxide reading and the gas and boiler systems were shut down.

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