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Officers on scene of major residential fire in Calcot

Alert message sent 29/07/2022 01:58:00

Information sent on behalf of Thames Valley Police

Thames Valley Police is currently on the scene alongside Royal Berkshire Fire & Rescue Service and South Central Ambulance Service of a large-scale residential fire in Red Cottage Drive, Calcot.

Several residential properties have been destroyed by the fire and residents are being evacuated from the scene.

There are no serious injuries reported at present, but further evacuations are under way.

Residents in the local area who are not in the immediate vicinity are urged to keep doors and windows closed while emergency services deal with the incident.

Any displaced residents should head to the Calcot Infant School, which is being set up as a triage centre.

When residents arrive at the triage centre, please advise what property you are from, whether your vehicle remaisn on Red Cottage Drive, any medication required and any pets left at home address.

Red Cottage Road is currently completely closed at this time. 
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Kieren Bushnell (Police, Media Officer, Thames Valley)

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