Phone charger causes fire at Sidbury home

PUBLISHED: 09:00 13 November 2017 | UPDATED: 09:00 13 November 2017


Crews were called out on Friday afternoon after reports of a fire in Sidbury.

Firefighters were called to a property in Sidbury after a phone charger caught fire.

Crews from Sidmouth, Ottery and Honiton were sent to Fore Street, shortly before 3.45pm on Friday afternoon (November 10).

A fire service spokesman said upon arrival the fire was out.

He added: “It had involved a fire on the bed caused by an electrical fault on a phone charger.”

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