Two fire appliances from Taunton were immediately mobilised following a report of a fire involving a refuse lorry this afternoon.
On arrival the officer in charge confirmed a fire within the trailer of a recycling lorry.
Crews got work with two breathing apparatus, drag forks and one hose reel jet. On site staff assisted with a telehandler.
The officer in charge believed this fire to be accidental.
The fire involved a small quantity of paper within the trailer of a articulated refuse lorry.