Firefighters deal with van blaze

  • A scene from the fire at Overplus Lane last night (Photograph by Bermuda Fire & Rescue Service)

    A scene from the fire at Overplus Lane last night (Photograph by Bermuda Fire & Rescue Service)

  • The remains of the vehicle (Photograph by Bermuda Fire & Rescue Service)

    The remains of the vehicle (Photograph by Bermuda Fire & Rescue Service)


Firefighters put out a vehicle fire in Sandys last night.

The Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service responded to a report of a van on fire on Overplus Lane at about 11.20pm.

According to spokeswoman Sergeant Russann Francis, the duty crew found the van’s front cab “fully involved in fire”.

“Attempts were made to extinguish the fire prior to our arrival,” she added.

“However, it took two firefighters dressed in breathing apparatus . . . to fully extinguish the blaze.”

There were no reported injuries and the cause of the fire is being investigated.

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Published Mar 30, 2016 at 8:00 am (Updated Mar 30, 2016 at 9:11 am)

Firefighters deal with van blaze

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