Posted: 29.02.20 at 02:24 by The Editor
Location: Severalls park, Crewkerne
This was a vehicle that had been driven into a shop and then had caught fire.
3 fire appliance from Crewkerne, Beaminster and Yeovil were mobilised as there was a fear that the shop premises may also become involved in fire. Upon arrival this was found to be a car that had been driven into the shop premises and was well alight.
Crews ensured there was no one in the premises and then got to work extinguishing the vehicle fire. Vehicle fire extinguished using 2 breathing apparatus and 2 hose reel jets and one positive pressure ventilation fan. Damage to premises was just a broken shop window and some slight smoke logging within.
Crews are currently making the premises habitable for the owner to return. Crews also making up their equipment prior to returning to their respective home stations.
No further information for this incident and incident scene will be left in hands of local police.