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Barn destroyed in Broomfield fire
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- Fire started at Yalway Farm barn.
- Crews tackled fire for more than two hours.
- Roof collapsed and cylinders were involved.
A single storey barn measuring 8m by 4m of stone construction, timber and corrugated iron roof used for general storage was destroyed by fire. Three cylinders were also removed.
The incident is now over.
This is believed to be the location of the fire:
#Tauntonfirestation and #Bridgwaterfirestation are attending a barn fire at #BroomfieldBridgwater http://t.co/0sjOCPcp9G via @sharethis— @DSFireUpdates 25 January 2014
THE roof of a barn has collapsed during a large fire in Broomfield.
The blaze started at 8.15am this morning (January 25) at Yalway Farm and is still ongoing.
Firefighters from both Bridgwater and Taunton and currently tacking the incident.
Crews say the stone construction of the barn building is well alight and the roof has collapsed. They confirmed cyclinders are involved.
Shortly after 10am crews started to damp down the building.
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