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Dorset Fire Deaths Down

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8:37am 12th July 2014

House fires have claimed less lives in Dorset this year, with 3 fire related deaths in the county, compared to 5 the year before.

The figures have been released by Dorset Fire Authority.

The report shows that 42 people were rescued from fires over the last year and more than 100 were freed from car accidents.

Firefighters also helped 25 people affected by the floods.

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