Date: 12th July, 2018
Description: A303 - Crews from Mere, Gillingham, Wincanton and a water carrier from Yeovil all mobilised to a report of a large vehicle on fire in a lay by off the A303 Mere by pass. On arrival crews located one trailer containing 20 tons of straw bales well alight. Crews used 4 Main lines and Hay drags to extinguish the fire, a water carrier from Wilton was requested for assistance and crews from Shaftesbury, Bradford-on-Avon and Westbury attended later as relief for the firefighters on scene.
Location: A303, Mere, Warminster, UK