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Incident - Landfill fire

Date: 01/04/2020
Time: 06:23
Location: walpole Landfill Site near Bridgwater
Area: Somerset
County: Somerset

Three crews and a water carrier from Bridgwater along with other specialist vehicles are in attendance at a fire involving landfill.

Crews have reduced the fire by 50% and steady progress is being made.

The smoke plume is likely visible from the M5 and possibly Bridgwater. Nearby residents are advised to keep their doors and windows closed as a precaution.

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