March 18, 2011
causes fire drama at Highbridge home
firefighters were called to tackle a blaze at a Highbridge home
last night (Thursday, March 17th).
One fire engine was sent to the Poplar Estate at 10.30pm to extinguish
a blaze within an outbuilding on the side of a home, as pictured
Water jets were used to extinguish the fire and damp down the
A fire spokesman told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "A hot barbecue
set that had been used earlier in the day had been stored away
in the outbuilding and this is what is thought to have caused
A heat seeking camera was used to check for any remaining hot
spots before the crews declared the building safe.
Pictured are firefighters at Thursday night's fire in Highbridge