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Extraction unit fire in a restaurant.

Extraction unit fire in a restaurant.


Six appliances and crew, from West Ashland, Broughton and Newport Pagnell, supported by three officers and two appliances and crew from Bedfordshire Fire & Rescue Service, attended a fire in a restaurant kitchen.  The fire started in an extraction unit and spread to the first floor. There were no casualties. To extinguish the fire and make the area safe Firefighters used

  • four breathing apparatus
  • two hose reel jets
  • turn table ladder
  • thermal imagery camera

Crews also isolated the gas supply and a full cordon was put in place. Thames Valley Police were also in attendance. Crews returned to the property several times for reinspection, using thermal imagery camera to check for hotspots.


Midsummer Boulevard, Milton Keynes

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