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Incident - Vehicle Fire

Date: 29/11/2017
Time: 07:26
Location: M5 North Junction 27 Sampford Peverell to Junction 26 Wellington, Somerset.
Area: Somerset
County: Somerset

Fire Control received several calls to reports of a vehicle on fire at the above location.

1 fire appliance from Cullompton and 1 from Tiverton were mobilised to the incident.

On arrival, crews confirmed this to be a fire involving a Transit Van which was on the hard shoulder.

Crews extinguished the fire using 1 hose reel jet and a thermal imaging camera.

The vehicle sustained approx. 50% fire damage and the cause was accidental.

Duty of care was left the driver. 

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