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Incident - Vehicle Fire

Date: 09/01/2019
Time: 07:38
Location: Pole Rue Lane, Combe St Nicholas
Area: Somerset
County: Somerset

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

Fire control immediately mobilised one fire appliance from Chard to attend this incident.

On arrival the incident commander confirmed one digger had been deliberately set on fire on a building site which had almost burnt out. Crews got to work dampening down the area using one hose reel jet and a fog spike to prevent further fire spread.

Police were made aware of the incident on request of the incident commander.

The digger was completely destroyed by the fire.

These were the final details.

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