Scrap yard fire
Burnt Mills, Basildon
29/01/2016 @ 18:53
Incident Number: 1430
In attendance: 2 x Basildon, 1 x Rayleigh Weir
Firefighters were called to a fire in a scrap yard involving a large piece of machinery, which is used to separate scrap. Crews used three main foam jets to extinguish the fire by 19:52hrs.
The fire is thought to have started due to the item of machinery overheating.