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CHIMNEY FIRE IN GUNVILLE

chimneyfiregunvilleUPDATED: Firefighters are this afternoon (Sunday) tackling a small chimney fire in Gunville.

One pumping appliance from Newport Fire Station was called to the property on Gunville Road at around 16:00.

The single crew are working to extinguish the fire from within the property.

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imageUPDATE @ 16:45 -An aerial appliance is now in attendance at the incident alongside one pumping appliance.

Police have closed one side of the road and are directing traffic safely past the scene.

UPDATE @ 17:25 – Fire crews have now left the property having successful extinguished the fire.

Gunville Road has fully reopened.

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Photographs by Ezra Earp 


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