9th April 2020

Workshop ‘severely damaged’ following fire at Woodhill, Stoke St Gregory

Devon and Somerset Fire Control received multiple calls to reports of a building on fire at Woodhill, Stoke St Gregory at 02:23 this morning (Sunday).

Police log 186 refers.

Two fire engines from Taunton and one fire engine and a water carrier from Bridgwater were mobilised.

On arrival the incident commander confirmed a detached workshop measuring approximately 10m x 8m well alight.

Two breathing apparatus, one hose reel jet and a main jet were in use.

Good progress was made knocking down the fire, increasing breathing apparatus wearers to four using a compressed air foam jet, one main jet and two hose reel jets.

The workshop and contents were severely damaged by fire.

The cause is believed to be accidental.