16th July 2019

Tractor fire in West Monkton

The fire service were called to a tractor fire at Walford Cross, West Monkton, Somerset at 15:26 this afternoon (Friday 17 April).

Two crews from Taunton attended.

On arrival the crews discovered there had been a small fire in the bearing of the prop shaft which was out on arrival.

The crews used one hose reel jet to cool and a thermal imaging camera to check the safety of the vehicle.