22nd May 2019

Fire in a catering department of a school on Holway Avenue, Taunton

The fire service recieved a call to a fire in a catering department of a school on Holway Avenue, Taunton, Somerset at 09:54 this morning (Tuesday 17 March).

One appliance from Taunton, one appliance from Wellington and one appliance from Bridgwater attended with Station Manager Gardner in charge.

On arrival the crews discover smoke in a catering area of a single storey flat roofed building.

The crews used two breathing apparatus, one hose reel, one Carbon Dioxide extinguisher, one thermal imaging camera, one triple extension ladder and one safety jet to extinguish the fire.