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Fire at 22220 Charing Cross

Date of Incident: 2022-05-10

Time of Call: 18:15

Address of Incident: 22220 Charing Cross Rd, 30

Responding Stations:
               Station #1 - Chatham
               Station #12 - Harwich North
               Station #15 - Raleigh North

Type of Incident: Structure Fire

Type of Building: Detached Dwelling

Exposures: 4 surrounding units with heat damage

Approximate Loss: 350000

Cause: Accidental

Comments on cause: Station #15 - Raleigh North was dispatched to a report of a structure fire in one of the units in a mobile home park. Upon arrival, they found the detached dwelling with flames visible and heavy smoke showing. A request was made for Station #1 - Chatham to attend as well as Station #12 - Harwich North. The fire was brought under control with some heat damage to four surrounding units in the park. No injuries. Stay in the kitchen while you are frying, grilling, boiling, or broiling food. If you are simmering, baking, or roasting food, check it regularly, remain in the kitchen while food is cooking, and use a timer to remind you that you are cooking. Keep anything that can catch fire, oven mitts, wooden utensils, food packaging, towels, or curtains, away from your stovetop.

Name of Person Releasing Information: Whitney Burk

Name of Contact Person For More Information: Assistant Chief Praill

Phone Number: 519-436-3270