28th September 2020

Cooker fire at Staplegrove property

Two fire appliances from Taunton were mobilised to reports of a fire in Irvine Close, Staplegrove at 20:03 yesterday evening (Tuesday).

On arrival, crews confirmed there had been a fire involving the cooker in the kitchen and the fire was out on arrival.

Crews checked the area was safe and carried out natural ventilation to clear the property of smoke.

The cause of the fire was accidental and duty of care was left with the occupiers.