1st August 2021

Electricity pole sparking with signs of burning in Staplehay, Trull

One fire fighting appliance from Taunton fire station attended reports of an electrical pole sparking in Spearcey Farm, Staplehay, Trull at 11:28 this morning.

Upon arrival, crews found one electricity pole sparking, crews requested Western Power to attend as there were signs that the pole was burning.

Crews also used a thermal imaging camera to inspect the pole.

Western power attended and duty of care was handed over to Western Power.