24th October 2021

Taunton fire crew called to van on fire

One fire appliance from Taunton was mobilised to a report of a van on fire in Elm Grove in Taunton at 22:41 last night (Tuesday).

On arrival crews confirmed one van well alight and got to work extinguishing with one hose reel jet and two breathing apparatus.

Crews extinguished the fire using one hose reel jet, one CO2 extinguisher and two breathing apparatus.

The rest of the vehicle was made safe using small tools.

The fire service confirmed the cause of the fire was accidental.