Firefighters In Action This Morning
11:03am 5th April 2014
(Updated 11:20am 5th April 2014)
Firefighters using breathing apparatus have been in action at locations at opposite ends of West Dorset this morning.
The A354 between Milborne St Andrew and Winterborne Whitechurch was closed due to a blaze in a car engine and passenger compartment at around 5.20am. The fire was extinguished by crews using hose reel jets and the road was later reopened.
Later Dorset Fire and Rescue were called to a property in Kidmore Close, Charmouth following a fire in a gas boiler.
One person was given oxygen therapy treatment at the scene and South West Ambulance were called.