FIRE UPDATE: Woman treated after Sidmouth blaze

PUBLISHED: 16:21 21 July 2011 | UPDATED: 09:24 22 July 2011

An unattended candle caused the fire

An unattended candle caused the fire

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Hedge blaze drama

A WOMAN was treated for shock after a hedge blaze in Clevedon Park, Sidmouth, this morning (Thursday).

Firefighters raced to the area following reports reporting 20 metres of Hedgerow was ablaze at around 7.30am.

On arrival, the crew tackled the fire using a hosereel jet and pitchforks. An ambulance also attended to treated a lady at the scene who was in shock.


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