photos: Fire crews tackle car blaze on Burnham's Tesco roundabout
were the scenes in Burnham-On-Sea on Saturday morning (May 31st)
as fire crews tackled a car blaze.
Tesco roundabout in Love Lane was partially closed at 11.30am
as firefighters extinguished the blazing vehicle.
family inside the Vauxhall Omega managed to escape before the
flames took hold, as pictured here.
used two breathing apparatus and a hose reel jet to extinguish
the blaze, which left the vehicle 80% damaged. The cause was accidental.
incident caused disruption to the traffic coming in and out of
Burnham, with police diverting traffic around the scene. The roundabout
was partially closed to give emergency vehicle access and allow
recovery services to remove the vehicle.