Firefighters attend moped fire in Weymouth

Firefighters attend moped fire in Weymouth

Firefighters attend moped fire in Weymouth

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FIREFIGHTERS put out a moped that was on fire in Weymouth early this morning.

The moped was found underneath the footbridge on the Rodwell Trail at Wyke Regis.

Crews from Weymouth fire station were alerted to the incident at around 5am.

A spokesperson for Dorset Fire and Rescue Service said: "Crews were on the scene within six minutes.

"There seemed to be a moped alight which was extinguished.

"The cause of the fire is believed to be deliberate and the police were informed.

"The moped was destroyed."

A spokesperson for Dorset Police confirmed they received a report of the incident.

She added the moped was a Peugeot Kisbee 50cc that belonged to a man from Weymouth.

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11:39am Fri 25 Apr 14

shy talk says...

"There seemed to be a moped alight which was “distinguished” with one backpack.”

It seems Echo reporters are having a bad day. Incorrect facts (SAR report) and wrong words.
"There seemed to be a moped alight which was “distinguished” with one backpack.” It seems Echo reporters are having a bad day. Incorrect facts (SAR report) and wrong words. shy talk
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7:17pm Fri 25 Apr 14

cosmick says...

You can be sure of all the top news with the ECHO.
You can be sure of all the top news with the ECHO. cosmick
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10:03pm Fri 25 Apr 14

westbaywonder says...

Yeah, Funky Moped and on the yellow brick road leading to Littlemoor its going to burn burn burn,oh yes when i get my moped,my funky moped i,m going to ride ride ride,when i get my moped,when i get my moped its going to burn burn burn.LOL

Bloody noisy pesky things,burn them all!
Yeah, Funky Moped and on the yellow brick road leading to Littlemoor its going to burn burn burn,oh yes when i get my moped,my funky moped i,m going to ride ride ride,when i get my moped,when i get my moped its going to burn burn burn.LOL Bloody noisy pesky things,burn them all! westbaywonder
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