photos: Car damaged by 'deliberate' blaze in Highbridge
was the dramatic scene in Highbridge town centre on Tuesday night
(April 20th) when fire crews were called to tackle a 'deliberate'
blaze that left a vehicle damaged.
local resident raised the alarm at 8.05pm after spotting a fence
Burnham fire crew rushed to Market Street to tackle the blaze
in a private car park.
crews used a single hose reel jet to extinguish the blaze, which
left a Skoda with heat damage.
local resident told Burnham-On-Sea.com that a group of youngsters
had been seen running away from the scene moments before the incident.
is the second 'deliberate' fire in Highbridge in a week - another
blaze was reported at the nearby Highbridge Hotel last Thursday,
as first reported here.
have appealed for witnesses to contact them via Crimestoppers
on 0800 555 111.