12th April 2021

Car fire outside Taunton fast food restaurant believed to have started deliberately

One fire appliance from Taunton was immediately mobilised following numerous calls from members of the public reporting a car on fire outside a fast food restaurant at Heron Gate, Taunton at 23:37 last night (Wednesday)

On arrival, the incident commander confirmed that one vehicle was well alight and crews quickly got to work to extinguish the fire using one hose reel jet and two breathing apparatus.

Crews requested the attendance of police as they believed that the fire was started deliberately.