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firenightFire crews were called to a residential property in Lake last night (Tuesday) after a burning smell was discovered by the home owners.

Two appliances from the Isle of Wight Fire and Rescue Service, one from Sandown and one from Shanklin, were called to the Merrie Gardens area shortly after 22:40, as reported by Island Echo.

A thorough inspection was carried out throughout the family home, however the source of the smell was not located and firefighters left the scene at around midnight, reassured that there was no fire present.

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A family of 5 were not injured.



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