Fire in Newbury, St George – shed with chemicals destroyed
Fire destroyed a large wooden structured storage room located on the premises owned by Peter Best located at Newbury, St. George.
Apparently it started sometime after 8 pm and was reported to Police Operations approximately 8:24 pm.
The storage room is about 20 feet by 20 feet and houses various chemicals, cleaning materials, paints, pesticides, gasolene and other maintenance materials.
Two tenders and 6 fire personnel responded; the fire was extinguished about 9:15 pm.
No injuries were reported nor was there any other property damage. The storage room was completely destroyed. The premises are insured.
- Rodney Inniss – Insp;
Public Affairs & Communications Officer