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Crews tackle double decker bus fire at Exeter Bus Station

By EGaskarth  |  Posted: February 02, 2013

  • Engine fire: The bus after the blaze. Photo: Rich Booth


Firefighters were called to the Bus Station on Paris Street just before 1pm this afternoon after a double decker caught fire.

Two fire fighting appliances from Danes Castle and one fire fighting appliance from Middlemoor and the aerial appliance from Torquay attended.The vehicle was in stand 8 of the bus station which is reserved for the 57 Exmouth bus.

The blaze, in the engine compartment of the vehicle, was extinguished using a hose reel jet and breathing apparatus. 

There were no reports of any injuries. 

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