Tumble dryer fire in Barnstaple outbuilding

Fire crews were called to reports of a building on fire in Barnstaple on Thursday afternoon.

TWO fire engines were called to reports of a concrete building on fire in Churchill Close, Barnstaple, yesterday afternoon (Thurs).

Crews arrived at the scene at 12.25pm and found a fire involving a tumble drier in an outbuilding in the back garden on the property.

The fire was extinguished using two breathing apparatus and one hose reel jet.

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