Time Incident Posted: 13:30

Incident Date: 31/08/2019

Incident Location: Incident Location: King Street Whetstone

Incident Number: 13757

Incident Type: Car Fire, shed fire and fence fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 12;16

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 fire engine from Western and 1 fire engine from Southern

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed: 15:00

Damage: 1 car severe by fire, 2 sheds, 3 double gates, fence panels severe by fire.

Believed Cause: Accidental - Electrical fault

Initial Information: Several calls to shed and car fire

Updated Incident Information: Incident Commander confirmed 1 car, 2 sheds and fencing involved in fire, 2 water hosereels and 2 fire fighters wearing breathing apparatus for comfort extinguishing the fire.

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