One fire appliance from Taunton was mobilised to a report of a car on fire on to Station Road at 17:44 this afternoon (Monday).
On arrival crews gave an initial impression that there were smoke and flames issuing.
The vehicle that was on the public highway was well alight and crews got to work using two breathing apparatus sets and two hose reel jets.
Police were also in attendance for traffic control.
The car was found to be severely damaged by fire once extinguished.