fire crews kept busy with three incidents in a day
firefighters were called to three separate incidents in the space
of just a few hours on Tuesday (July 9th).
were called to a van on fire on the southbound sliproad of the
M5 motorway near Burnham's junction 22.
engine had overheated, sending smoke across the carriageway, and
it was brought under control.
were also called to a small fire at Westcroft Cider in Brent Knoll
at around 12.45pm when a quantity of wood was reported to be alight.
were also later called to Beatty Way in Burnham where a homeowner
had accidentally locked herself out of her house while food was
cooking in her kitchen. The alarm was raised and entry was gained
without any damage.