25th May 2020

Vehicle blaze spreads to power lines and sub station at New Bridge, North Curry

One fire fighting appliance from Taunton fire station attended reports of a car fire at the New Bridge, North Curry at 19:12 this evening (Wednesday).

Upon arrival, crews found one large vehicle well alight, looked to be a Volvo estate, crews used two breathing apparatus and one hose reel jet to extinguish the fire.

Fire crews also requested the attendance of police and Western Power as the fire had spread to nearby overhead power lines and a small sub station.