Fire at Axminster

PUBLISHED: 09:54 31 March 2014 | UPDATED: 09:59 31 March 2014

Axminster fire engine

Axminster fire engine

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Local crew tackle blazing chimney at a house in Charmouth Road

Firefighters were called to a house in Charmouth Road, Axminster, at just after midnight yesterday (Sunday, March 30) and found the chimney well alight.

Members of the crew used chimney gear, thermal imaging camera, triple extension ladder and safety at heights equipment to extinguish the blaze.

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