Posted: 07.10.19 at 09:22 by The Editor
Location: Wellington Road, West Buckland, Wellington
The Fire Service received a call for a barn on fire at the above location. Two fire engines from Wellington, three fire engines from Taunton, a water carrier from Bridgwater, an incident command unit from Wiveliscombe and various supporting officers attended this incident.
On arrival crews confirmed this was a single storey building of brick and block construction with an asbestos roof. Building used as a workshop with a number of vehicles, oils and cylinders inside. Crews got to work extinguishing with two main jets.
Range of single and two storey buildings 30m x 15m used as a private vehicle workshop and holiday let. Building heavily involved in fire with acetylene cylinders also involved. Crews making efforts to extinguish using two main jets, one compressed air foam jet and trying to cool the cylinder down.
Final details to follow ..