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6:42 AM

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Steeple Claydon

6:42 AM, Friday 20 October, 2023

Fire within lamp post

Vicarage Lane, at the junction with Victory Road, Steeple Claydon

One appliance and crew from Buckingham attended.

Smoke was issuing from the base of a streetlamp when they arrived. The cause was found to be a burning cable underground.

The firefighters used:

  • A thermal imaging camera
  • A dry powder extinguisher
  • Small gear

The streetlamp was isolated by the electricity provider.