one care home consisting of 3 floors involved in fire, property measures approximately 10m by 10. Fire located on the first floor. The premise has been evacuated. 2 breathing apparatus, 1 hose reel jet in use, 1 covering jet laid out.
00:28 - Fire has now been extinguished, damping down and cutting away in progress.
all flats within building have now been checked and cleared of smoke. All appliances have now left the scene and one appliance will return in the morning for a re-inspection. Public Statement Issued:
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