Agricultural vehicle fire

PUBLISHED: 17:09 28 August 2013 | UPDATED: 17:09 28 August 2013

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Firefighters from Honiton called to the scene.

An agricultural vehicle was ‘severely damaged’ following a fire near Honiton.

Firefighters from the town were called to Birch Oak Farm this afternoon (Wednesday) at around 2.30pm.

On arrival crews found the agricultural telehandler well alight in an open area.

The fire was extinguished using two hose reel jets and one compressed air foam jet.

A spokesman for Devon and Somerset Fire and Rescue Service said: “The vehicle was severely damaged by fire and the cause of the fire was accidental.”


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