Road open after small property fire in Bridgwater

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CHILTON street is now open again after a small fire at a property following a DIY incident.

Firemen and Wales and West Utilities were called out to a house fire around 12pm this afternoon (Sunday).

A police spokesman said: “Someone was doing DIY which resulted in a small fire. Fire crews quickly extinguished it and no one was injured. The road is now open again.”

A spokesman for Wales and West Utilities added that staff had attended the scene after someone doing home improvements accidentally drilled through an electricity cable and a gas pipe.

He added: “It caused an ignition which resulted in a small fire. We capped off the gas at the metre and ensured it was safe.”

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4:04pm Sun 22 Jul 12

the voice of common sense says...

I hope that was 39.4 inches before the hole rather than after it
I hope that was 39.4 inches before the hole rather than after it the voice of common sense
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5:10pm Sun 22 Jul 12

united says...

You Wag! It mitre have been very nasty!
You Wag! It mitre have been very nasty! united
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1:07pm Thu 26 Jul 12

molly'smum says...

DIY disaster man is a postie!
DIY disaster man is a postie! molly'smum
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