3rd April 2020

Fire in roof of property in Mitre Court in Taunton

Two fire appliances from Taunton and an Operational Assurance Officer were initially mobilised to a report of a roof on fire at a property in Mitre Court, Taunton at 10:05 this morning (Sunday).

On arrival, crews confirmed a fire in the roof of a three storey property and four persons were accounted for.

Crews got to work with two breathing apparatus, one hose reel jet and one safety jet.

At 10:17, crews confirmed a further fire appliance from Wellington was mobilised after being requested for extra personnel.

At 10:43, crews confirmed steady progress was being made as crews removed tiles from the roof.