fire crews called out to three incidents in a day
firefighters were called out to three separate incidents on Thursday
8.50am, an appliance from Burnham was called to Worthy Crescent
in Lympsham to tackle a bin fire, caused by a discarded cigarette.
11.40am, Burnham-On-Sea and Bridgwater firefighters were called
to Watchfield where a telehandler was well alight. Crews used
a compressed air foam jet, one main jet and two breathing apparatus,
to extinguish the blaze. The telehandler was completely damaged.
2.30pm, fire crews from Burnham-On-Sea and Bridgwater responded
to reports of two people trapped in a lift at a property in Oxford
Street, Burnham. Crews used small tools to release them unharmed.
Advice was given to the lift engineer and staff.