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Incidents of Interest

  1. Recent incidentMan dies in Southampton house fire17/06/2017Crews were alerted to a mid-terrace property split into two flats, on Winchester Road, Southampton at 03:47. A female was woken up by embers falling into her bedroom, from the ceiling. The resident of the flat followed our exact advice, get out, stay out, call 999. Crews from Redbridge, two from St Mary’s and one from Hightown attended. They used six sets of breathing apparatus and three hose reel jets, to tackle the fire. Crews responded quickly and discovered a severe fire was located in...
  2. Recent incidentE-cigarette suspected cause of Tadley car fire12/06/2017Firefighters were called to a car blaze in Tadley on June 12. The fire is believed to have been caused by an e-cigarette left on charge. The front of the car was scorched and melted in the fire and the vehicle was also severely damaged by smoke. A crew from Tadley Fire Station attended and used a dry powder extinguisher to put out the flames and a thermal imaging camera to ensure the scene was safe. The car was parked in Bishopswood Road. Firefighters left the scene at 19:01.
  3. Recent incidentFire crews tackle car blaze on M309/06/2017Crews have attended a three-car crash which included a Ford Focus on fire. Firefighters from Basingstoke and Andover attended the incident on the M3 Northbound between junction 8 at Popham and junction 7 at Dummer. The vehicle was completely destroyed. Foam, a dry powder extinguisher, a hose reel and two sets of breathing apparatus were used to fight the fire. Nobody was trapped.

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