Incident

Tractor and Hedge cutter Fire

Date
1.39pm - 07 October 2021
Last updated
4.18pm - 07 October 2021
Status
Closed
Incident type
Large
Attending station
Street
Bridgwater

Fire control were called to reports of a tractor and hedge cutter fire in a field.  Two fire appliances, one water carrier and a 4x4 vehicle were sent to the location.

Upon arrival crews confirmed fire involving one tractor and one hedge cutter well alight.  Crews set to work to extinguish the fire using the light pump from the 4x4 vehicle.  Both the tractor and hedge cutter were 100% damaged by the fire.  The cause was accidental.