Firefighters tackle petrol station forecourt car fire

First published in Truro

Eleven firefighters were drafted in to help tackle a car fire on a petrol station forecourt in St Austell on Wednesday.

Two fire appliances were called out to Daniels Lane just after 8pm after a call to a car on fire at a petrol station.

Using one hose reel and two breathing apparatus firefighters contained the fire to the cars interior before extinguishing it. This fire is believed to have started accidentally.


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