02:03 - Fire confirmed in roof space of one property which has spread to roof space in adjoining property. Smoke logging in 2 further adjoining properties in row of terraced houses. 6BA in use
02:27 - ALP requested
03:05 - Building fire consisting of block of four houses all consisting of 2 floors. Building measures 25 meters by 8 meters used as a domestic dwelling. All BA currently withdrawn due to possible roof collapse and unsafe electrics
03:42 - ALP in use to remove loose roof tiles. Western power dig team in attendance to isolate electrics.
05:25 - ALP being used to extinguish hot spots in roof space. Roof space of other properties checked with Thermal imaging camera with no hot spots found
06:42 - Fire investigation to take place in conjunction with Police CSI Public Statement Issued:
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