Property fire in Seaton

Fire thought to be accidental.

Firefighters were mobilised to reports of a fire in property in Seaton.

Three fire engines from Seaton and Sidmouth responded to the incident at a property in Branscombe on Saturday at 5.47am.

On arrival crews found a fire on the outside balcony affecting the wall and 25 metres of decking.

The fire damaged the balcony door and timber cladding wall.

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Firefighters used two breathing apparatus, two hose reel jets, two thermal imaging cameras and small tools to deal with the fire, which is thought to have started accidentally.

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