Hampshire Fire and Rescue Service: incidents of interest

Incidents of interest

Incident date and time
06/07/2017 13:51
Incident Type
Crews tackle Farnborough bus blaze
Description of Incident
Firefighters were called to a bus fire in Gifford Drive, Farnborough. 
The rear engine compartment of the 25-seater Stagecoach bus was destroyed in the fire. 
Nobody was on the vehicle which was at a bus stop near a supermarket. 
Two crews from Rushmoor attended and four sets of breathing apparatus and two high pressure hose reels were used to extinguish the fire. 
Crews then damped down before passing the incident to the bus company. 
The stop message was at 14:19.
Gifford Drive
Farnborough
Hampshire
GU14 8PX
United Kingdom