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Fire in extractor unit at Silent Night Mills

firefighter on ladder with hose

A firefighter works on opening up the metal extractor venting so as to be able to get at the smouldering sawdust with a hose reel jet. Meanwhile, a pump and crew are inside the factory preparing to deal with a silo full of sawdust where there may be smouldering materials.

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