The drone team within Lincolnshire Police has supported the force and other agencies in dealing with a large fire.
Thermal imaging provided by the drone helped the teams across multiple agencies identify hotspots in the factory fire in Grantham.
Lincolnshire Police Drones took to Twitter to show the work being done and described how it observed smoke plumes to ensure ‘safe and effective working.’
Watch the drone in action here:
Multi agency deployment today at a factory fire in Grantham working with @LincsFireRescue @southkesteven @EnvAgency @lincspolice colleagues. Thermal imaging and aerial views used to identify fire ‘hot spots’ and observe smoke plumes to ensure safe and effective working pic.twitter.com/TteWthN1my
— Lincolnshire Police Drones (@lincsCOPter) March 18, 2019
In January, Commercial Drone Professional reported on how Lincolnshire Police deployed a drone to successfully locate a missing person in the area.
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