Van catches fire outside owner’s home

PUBLISHED: 13:22 22 July 2013 | UPDATED: 13:22 22 July 2013


Axminster firefighters tackle vehicle blaze in a driveway at Tytherleigh

Firefighters from Axminster were called to tackle a van fire at Tytherleigh on Saturday morning.

They arrived to find the vehicle alight on the owner’s driveway in Chardstock Lane at around 10.10am.

The crew extinguished the blaze using one hose reel jet, two breathing apparatus, small tools and a thermal image camera. Duty of care was left with the owner.

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