FIREFIGHTERS were called to tackle a dust cart fire near Bridgwater

Fire crews from Burnham-on-Sea were sent to the incident in Bristol Road, Walpole at 2.28pm today (May 18)

A spokesperson for Devon and Somerset Fire and Rescue Service said: "On arrival at the incident crews confirmed a small fire in the rear of the dust cart which was extinguished using one hosereel jet. 

"No damage was caused to the vehicle. The cause of the fire was accidental."