BRIDGWATER NEWS: Tumble drier fire in Ash Close
FIREFIGHTERS were called out on Sunday (September 3, 2017) night to deal with a fire at a home in Bridgwater.
The alarm was raised at 9.30pm to the problem at a property in Ash Close and firefighters from Bridgwater were mobilised.
On arrival the firefighters discovered a fire within a tumble drier and that one person was still missing.
Firefighters got to work to deal with the situation and quickly accounted for all people.
A spokesman for the Devon and Somerset Fire and Rescue Service said the tumble drier was completely destroyed in the fire, while the remainder of the property suffered about 80 per cent smoke damage.