firefighters tackle silage pit blaze at farmyard
crews from Burnham-On-Sea tackled a farmyard blaze on Monday afternoon
fire appliances from Burnham and a water carrier from Bridgwater
were sent to Edingworth Road in East Brent at 1.40pm after reports
of a fire in a silage pit on a farm.
crews found a small area of a large silage pit was affected by
the fire," said a spokesman.
Service personnel, with help of the farmer, separated the affected
area and extinguished the fire using two hose reel jets."