Firefighters tackle early-morning tree fire

PUBLISHED: 09:07 26 January 2018 | UPDATED: 09:07 26 January 2018

The fire was in Wells Road.

The fire was in Wells Road.

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A tree fire had to be put out during the early hours of this morning (Friday).

Avon Fire and Rescue Service crews were called to Wells Road at around 4.27am to reports of a fire involving an electricity cable and tree.

On arrival the crews found an electricity cable had fallen and set fire to nearby trees so set up a cordon and waited for Western Power to isolate the power supply.

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