Aerial shot of aftermath of fire at Didcot B power station
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Didcot B fire: Aerial footage shows extent of blaze damage

Fire-fighters are investigating the cause of a major blaze at Didcot B power station in Oxfordshire.

At its height, 25 fire engines and about 100 fire-fighters tackled the blaze at the gas-fired station, which broke out at about 20:00 BST on Sunday.

The fire was later extinguished and there were no injuries.

Dave Bray, the fire service's incident commander, said: "We have extinguished the fire, although there are hot spots that are remaining within the structure."

Company spokesman Dan Meredith said there would be no disruptions to electricity.

  • 20 Oct 2014
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