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Commercial Services
Fire Appliance
Incident - Vehicle Fire

Date: 09/04/2018
Time: 10:39
Location: A303 East South Petherton to Cartgate
Area: Somerset
County: Somerset

Devon and Somerset Fire and Rescue Service received a call reporting a vehicle on fire at the above location.

Fire control immediately mobilised one fire appliance from Martock and one fire appliance from Yeovil to attend this incident.

On arrival the officer in charge confirmed one fire involving an articulated lorry, the fire was out on the arrival of the fire service as the driver extinguished the fire using a dry powder extinguisher. Crews continued to cool the area using one hose reel jet and a thermal imaging camera.

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