1st August 2021

Fire at derelict water tower in Taunton

One appliance from Taunton was sent to Canal Road in Taunton at 18:06 today (Wednesday) following a call reporting flames visible in the area.

Upon arrival of the crews, a second pump was immediately requested due to smoke issuing from a water tower.

This appliance was also mobilised from Taunton.

Crews used one attack jet and breaking in tools to extinguish the fire.