18th November 2019

Crews called to deep fat fryer fire in Taunton

Two fire appliances from Taunton was mobilised to a fire on Wellington Road in Taunton at 10:31 this morning (Tuesday).

On arrival, crews confirmed this incident to involve a deep fat fryer.

Crews extinguished the fire using a CO2 extinguisher, a fire blanket and a thermal imaging camera to check for hot spots.

The fire service said the cause of the fire is believed to be accidental.