Ottery fire crew called out to second vehicle fire

PUBLISHED: 08:57 17 May 2017 | UPDATED: 09:05 17 May 2017

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Firefighters from Ottery and Middlemoor tackled a van fire near Daisymount this morning (Wednesday, May 17).

Fire crews from Ottery and Middlemoor were called out to the A30 after reports of a van on fire.

Firefighters were called to the scene near Daisymount shortly after 7.15am this morning (Wednesday, May 17).

A fire service spokesman said the crews found a van on fire and extinguished the flames using two breathing apparatus, one hose reel jet, one compressed air foam jet and one thermal imaging camera.

It is the second time this week the crews have been called out after a vehicle fire on the A30 yesterday (Tuesday, May 16).

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