8th April 2020

Domestic fire ‘believed to be set deliberately’ in Taunton

Two fire appliances from Taunton station were both mobilised to reports of a domestic fire on Dorchester Road in Taunton at 05:43 this morning (Sunday).

On arrival, crews confirmed an external fire at the premise which was believed to be set deliberately.

Crews used 2 breathing apparatus sets, a hose reel and a thermal imaging camera to extinguish the roll of carpet on fire.

Police were also requested to attend.