tackle big barn blaze near Burnham involving 500 hay bales
fire crews from across the region tackled a big barn blaze near
Burnham-On-Sea during the early hours of this morning (Saturday,
were initially called to Southwick Road in Mark, near Highbridge,
shortly before 2.15am where a barn with 500 bales of hay was well
told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "Three fire appliances, including
one from Burnham-On-Sea, one from Bridgwater, one from Cheddar and
the water carrier from Bridgwater, attended a barn on fire."
was well alight on the arrival of crews. A fourth appliances was
requested, from Bridgwater, along with an incident command unit
tractor was removed from the building, and crews got to work with
two main jets and one compressed air foam jet."
fire involved a barn containing 500 bales of hay."
investigation into the cause of the blaze is underway.
was a busy night for the crews, who were also called to an early
morning crash in which a driver was
rescued from an overturned car.