Explosion and fire at Devon electricity sub-station


Crews have tackled a fire at an electricity sub-station in Devon.

Devon and Somerset Fire and Rescue Service said there was an explosion followed by a fire at the sub-station in Bovey Tracey.

Firefighters from Bovey Tracey, Moretonhampstead and Chagford dealt with the fire which happened just after 2300 GMT on Wednesday.

Western Power Distribution isolated the power to allow crews to tackle the fire which involved electric switch gear.

No-one was injured.

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