called to tackle electrical fire in Burnham-On-Sea bungalow
fire crews were called to tackle an electrical blaze at a property
in the town on Monday afternoon (August 5th).
incident in Margaret Crescent began just after 1.30pm when two
fire engines were called to the scene.
received a call from the occupant of a semi-detached bungalow
reporting her electricity box was on fire inside," said a
confirmed the fire was on the ground floor and set to work with
two breathing apparatus and a hose reel jet."
total they used four breathing apparatus and a CO2 extinguisher
to put out the fire, which had been caused accidentally and started
in the fuse box."
of care was left with the owner and Western Power, who were requested
to isolate the electrics. No-one was injured.