Crews confirmed that this was a cabin and towing caravan that were involved in fire, the fire including an LPG cylinder also.
Two breathing apparatus, three hose reel jets and one main jet were used to extinguish the fire. Firefighters used a light portable pump to draw water from the river to assist with fire fighting.
Three LPG cylinders were involved, two were empty but one was involved in fire and gassing off and was allowed to burn out.
One towable caravan measuring 4m x2m and one wooden holiday home 5m x 10m damaged by fire. Updated Incident Information: Public Statement Issued:
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