Crew tackles van fire in car park of March hotel

One fire crew was called to a van fire in March on October 19.

One fire crew was called to a van fire in March on October 19.

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Firefighters were called to the car park of a March hotel after staff noticed smoke bellowing from the inside of a van.

The alarm was raised after staff saw smoke and noticed a pungent smell coming from a blue Mercedes Van at around 3.10pm yesterday (October 19).

One crew arrived and used a hose reel to extinguish a bag of rubber pellets which had caught alight. The wooden pallet on which the bag stood was badly damaged by the fire.

The cause of the fire was accidental.


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