Published: May 1, 2009
Police investigate mystery fire near Burnham-On-Sea

Police and two fire crews from Burnham-On-Sea were called to a mystery blaze at an outbuilding in Huntspill on Friday afternoon (May 1st).

Firefighters used two water jets to damp down the garden outbuilding in Ringstone, near Withy Road, as pictured here.

Police were also called to the scene to try and find the cause of the fire.

Fire spokesman Paul Slavin confirmed to "Two fire crews from Burnham were called at 12.05pm to a fire in an outbuilding adjoining a property."

"Two hose reel jets were used to damp down the building and ensure the fire did not spread."

"The police were also requested to investigate the cause, which is still under investigation."

He added that the outbuilding had suffered some damage as a result of the fire and smoke.

Our photos show Burnham fire crews at the scene of Friday's blaze in Huntspill as the investigation into the cause got underway


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