Fire in container outside Harlow
News / Thu 19th Aug 2021 at 07:06am
FIREFIGHTERS were called to a container fire outside Harlow on Wednesday.
On arrival in Tylers Road, crews reported that two containers were 100% alight.
Due to the limited water supply, the two crews who attended initially from Harlow and Waltham Abbey requested two more crews from Loughton and Epping on arrival.
Crews worked to extinguish the fire in sections by 7pm.
An investigation into the cause of the fire will take place.
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Firefighters attending this incident from Waltham Abbey are on-call firefighters who all live or work within 5 minutes of Waltham Abbey Fire Station.
If you live or work within 5 minutes of Waltham Abbey Fire Station, you could be an on-call firefighter.
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