Year 11 academy student Sophie Hall has been commended by the duty fire inspector for her initiative and calm conduct relating to the house fire incident on High Lane, today. The call and information provided by Sophie helped fire crews attend quickly and efficiently. The inspector commented that Sophie’s calm and clear instructions defied her age. Other academy students also helped secure the scene until fire crews arrived. Fortunately there was nobody in the residence at the time of the fire.
Coverage of the story on The Sentinel website can be seen here.