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Fire in Reading

At 7:17pm on Tuesday, 12 March, we received reports of a fire below ground on De Beauvoir Road in Reading.

A Royal Berkshire Fire and Rescue Service crew from Wokingham Road Fire Station was sent to the scene.

Upon arrival, firefighters discovered and extinguished an electrical fire under a manhole cover before handing the scene over to Scottish and Southern Electricity.

The crew was at the scene for approximately one hour and 45 minutes.

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De Beauvoir Road, Reading, England, United Kingdom