Upon arrival, crews were faced with a single storey mud brick house that was well alight. The single occupant had escaped the after trying to extinguish a fire that had been started from an open fire in a rear siting room.
The call was upgraded to a make pumpers 4, with further assistance coming from Wandin and Coldstream. Bayswater brigade assisted with their BA van, filling about 20 cylinders during the operation.
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