blaze at Rooksbridge reptile food firm started accidentally
crews have this week said a huge fire which destroyed a building
full of insects in Rooksbridge started accidentally.
first reported last week
that fire crews from Burnham, Bridgwater, Cheddar and Wells had
been called to Livefood UK, an internet-based company which sells
live insects as reptile food nationwide.
tackled a huge fire, which started at 3.25am on Thursday, and
destroyed a building full of insects at the firm in Gills Lane,
worked through the night and even used water from a nearby swimming
pool to tackle the blaze.
Devon and Somerset Fire Service spokesman said this week: "The
fire definitely started accidentally but because the damage was
so severe, we may not establish the exact cause of the ignition."
UK says on its website: "We are operating a limited service
due to a serious fire, but are doing all we can to offer our full
service as soon as possible."