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Commercial Services
Fire Appliance
Incident - Vehicle Fire

Date: 07/11/2018
Time: 22:16
Location: Slip Road off M5A Southbound between J25 - J26
Area: Somerset
County: Somerset

Devon and Somerset Fire and Rescue Service received multiple reports of a vehicle on fire at the above location.

Fire control immediately mobilised one fire appliance from Wellington and one from Taunton.

On arrival the crews confirmed one vehicle well alight and got to work extinguishing the fire using two hose reel jets, two breathing apparatus wearers, one dry powder extinguisher and one compressed air foam jet.

A team from Highways England was also requested due to the location of the fire and its proximity to the M5 motorway.

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