January 22, 2011
fault caused tractor fire at Burnham-On-Sea farm
electrical fault is thought to have caused a fire that destroyed
this tractor on a farm in Burnham-On-Sea on Friday morning (January
Burnham fire crew was sent to Brent Road at 5.22am amid reports
that the vehicle was alight.
Fire spokesman Paul Slavin told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "Upon
their arrival, the crew found the tractor well alight and set
about extinguishing it using a hose reel jet and compressed air
He added: "The cause is thought to be accidental, due to
an electrical fault."