February 14, 2016
Burnham-On-Sea fire crew rescues two-year-old boy locked in car

Burnham-On-Sea firefighters rescued a young child locked in a car on Saturday evening (February 13th).

The Fire Service received a report of a two year-old boy locked in a Vauxhall Astra at the Tesco car park in Ben Travers Way at 6.15pm after the parents had accidentally left the keys on the car seat.

A fire engine from Burnham was sent to the scene, as pictured here.

"Upon arrival, crews confirmed the child was locked in a car. He was not distressed," a spokesman told

"Crews got to work using small tools and at 6.42pm crews confirmed the child had been released unharmned."

Pictured: A passer-by took this mobile phone photo of the scene in Burnham's Tesco car park on Saturday evening


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