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Commercial Services
Fire Appliance
Incident - Vehicle Fire

Date: 14/05/2018
Time: 14:49
Location: Somertonfield Road, Somerton
Area: Somerset
County: Somerset

The Fire Service attended a Large Vehicle Fire in the above area. Fire Appliances from Somerton and Street were mobilised to this incident.

On arrival, crews confirmed this incident to involve one Compactor well alight and requested for the Water Carrier to be mobilised from Yeovil. Fire crews extinguished the fire using two Breathing Apparatus, two Hose Reel Jets and a Thermal Imaging Camera. The cause of the fire is believed to be accidental causing 40% fire damage to the Vehicle.

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