Published: May 16, 2009
Burnham-On-Sea fire crew called to van blaze besides M5 motorway

Firefighters from Burnham-On-Sea tackled a van blaze at Edithmead on Saturday evening (May 16th).

One fire engine attended the blaze in a field just off Burnham Moor Lane at 7.30pm.

The fire had been seen and reported by motorists on the M5 southbound carriageway.

"The fire was believed to have been deliberately started and was extinguished by fire crews using one hosereel jet and two breathing apparatus," said a spokesman.


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