18th June 2018

Storage container fire in Taunton in early hours

One fire appliance from Taunton was sent to a report of a storage container on fire in Canal Road in Taunton at 02:12 this morning (Sunday).

On arrival the crew confirmed that the container was well alight.

The container, measuring approximately 2 metres by 4 metres, was one third damaged by fire and a motorbike within the container was 90% damaged by fire.

The fire crew used 1 hose reel jet to deal with the incident.

The cause of the fire is being investigated and the police also attended.