Assistance message received for attendance of aerial ladder platform and further 2 appliances.
08:49 - fire now believed to be extinguished, damping down in progress. 2 positive pressure ventilation fans now in use. Aerial ladder platform being used to investigate roof area.
09:55 - all internal firefighting suspended, aerial ladder platform being used to expose roof void involved in fire. 3 hose reel jets in use.
A Fire crew was in attendance until 19:00 this evening carrying out salvage work. Incident is now closed Public Statement Issued:
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