Incident

Vehicle fire

Date
1.04am - 15 January 2022
Last updated
2.26am - 15 January 2022
Status
Closed
Incident type
Small
Location
Priorswood
Attending station
Taunton

Fire control received multiple calls to a moped on fire in an alleyway at the above location. 

Control immediately mobilised 1 fire appliance which came from Taunton. 

Once on scene crews confirmed 2 motorbikes in an alleyway with 1 well alight, they got to work using 1 45mm attack jet to extinguish the fire. 

Crews requested police to attend due to the nature of the incident. 

1 motorcycle was 100% damaged by fire and the second motorcycle was unaffected. 

The scene was left with the police, this fire was believed to be deliberate. 

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