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Fire service shares advice as incident causes smoke plume in Yarnton

Byoxfordnewspaper

Sep 26, 2022

The Fire Service have shared advice following sightings of a smoke plume that formed overhead.

Yesterday evening in Yarnton, near Kidlington, members of the public reported sightings of a smoke plume that had developed in an easterly direction.

Oxfordshire Fire and Rescue Service shared on social media that they are aware of an incident that caused the plume.

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A spokesperson for the service said: “Our current advice if you live in this area, is to close windows and doors overnight and consider turning off air-conditioning.”

The spokesperson also said that further updates will be added to the post as the situation develops.

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This story was written by Matthew Norman, he joined the team in 2022 as a Facebook community reporter.

Matthew covers Bicester and focuses on finding stories from diverse communities.

Get in touch with him by emailing: Matthew.norman@newsquest.co.uk

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