Barnstaple garage fire

Joseph Bulmer

FIREFIGHTERS were called to Oakland Park South in Barnstaple yesterday (Thursday) evening, where a garden shed and adjoining garage were well alight.

They used two hose reel jets and two firefighters were fitted with breathing apparatus to tackle the outbreak.

Western Power Electricity Board also attended due to overhead cables being affected by fire.

The cause of the outbreak was said to be accidental.

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