fire crews tackle blaze in Rooksbridge
fire crews were called to Rooksbridge on Tuesday (June 9th) to
tacke a blaze involving fencing, hedgerows and a garden shed.
incident - in Rookery Close, Rooksbridge - occured at 2.50pm and
crews used compressed air foam and a hose reel jet to extinguish
was approximately ten metres of fencing and twenty metres of hedge
destroyed by fire," a spokesman told Burnham-On-Sea.com.
fire had spread to the garden shed which measured eight metres
by four metres. The shed and the contents were destroyed by the
fire. Crews made the area safe and gave advice to the occupier
of the property."
Burnham firefighters and a specialist water rescue crew from Bridgwater
were also sent to Queen's Drive in Burnham shortly before 4.30pm
on Tuesday to rescue a sheep stuck in a ditch.