26th August 2019

Crews extinguish car fire on M5 Southbound between Junctions 24 and 25

Two fire appliances from Taunton were mobilised to a car on fire on the hard shoulder of the M5 Southbound between Junctions 24 and 25 at 15:41 this afternoon (Sunday).

Crews arrived on scene and got to work extinguishing the fire using 2 breathing apparatus sets and 1 hose reel jet.

The cause of the fire was accidental.

Police and Highways also attended.