Camper Van Fire at Benedict Street, Glastonbury

  Posted: 10.09.19 at 23:31 by The Editor

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Date: 10.09.2019
Time: 20:39
Location: Benedict Street, Glastonbury

Fire Control received over a dozen calls to a camper van on fire.

One appliance each from Glastonbury and Wells attended.

On arrival the campervan fire had spread to adjacent hedgerow and fencing.

As a gas cylinder was identified firefighters withdrew a safe distance to fight the fire.

As a precaution local residents were asked to move to the rear of the property.

Firefighters wore 4 breathing apparatus and used 2 ground monitor jets and foam to extinguish the fire. A thermal imaging camera was used to check the cylinder temperature and for hotspots.

The cause of the fire was recorded as deliberate, police officers were on scene investigating.

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