23rd February 2020

Vehicles destroyed following ‘malicious‘ ignition in Taunton

One fire appliance from Taunton attended two cars on fire which were well alight on arrival on Lambrook Road at 03:42 this morning (Saturday).

Crews got to work extinguishing the fire using breathing apparatus and two hose reel jets.

Devon & Somerset Fire & Rescue Service said the police were informed of the incident due to the fact that the ignition was malicious.

Two vehicles were destroyed and a third damaged by heat.