incident involves 1 ground floor flat measuring approximately 6mx6m. Fire located in living room and bedroom area of the flat. Fire Fighters wearing breathing apparatus extinguished the fire using 2 hose reels.
fire investigation to determine the cause will continue during daylight hours.
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