Devon and Somerset Fire and Rescue Service received a call from a member of the public reporting a car on fire, Market Way, North Petherton, this morning, Saturday 17th August at 9.11am.

One fire appliance from Bridgwater was immediately mobilised by Fire Control.

On arrival, the Incident Commander confirmed,

“One 4 x 4 type vehicle was well alight and we requested the attendance of a water carrier to assist.”

The vehicle, which was severely damaged by fire, was eventually extinguished using two breathing apparatus, two hose reel jets, one safety jet, one thermal imaging camera and small tools.

Nothing else was reported.

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