30th September 2020

Crews attend large fire in open and vehicle fire in Comeytrowe

Two fire appliances from Taunton and one from Bridgwater were mobilised following a large number of calls reporting a field on fire in Comeytrowe at 18:46 this evening (Wednesday).

Upon arrival, crews discovered a large area of freshly cut haylage and a number of bales well alight.

Crews were able to use hose reels in order to contain the fire before it spread.

Taunton fire crew also came across a vehicle fire in Comeytrowe at 19:05.

Photos: Taunton Fire Station

The vehicle was completely destroyed by fire before the crew were able to extinguish it using compressed air foam.