crews tackle big barn blaze in West Huntspill
firefighters have been tackling this huge barn blaze in West Huntspill
from Burnham-On-Sea and Bridgwater were initially sent to Sloway
Lane, West Huntspill just after 3pm, as pictured here.
barn measuring 30 metres x 20 metres containing over 150 big bales
of straw was well alight," a spokesman told Burnham-On-Sea.com
at the scene.
got to work with a main jet and a compressed air foam jet to prevent
the fire spreading and then held a watching brief to allow the straw
to safely burn."
was also used to remove some bales from within the barn while crews
battled the fire.
shut Sloway Lane past the scene while crews tackled the incident.
Fire crews are investigating the cause of the blaze.