Firefighters mobilised to fuel station fire

Fox Den Road, Stoke Gifford

Crews from Temple, Bedminster, Patchway and Kingswood were mobilised to reports of a car fire at a fuel station.

On arrival, firefighters found one car well alight under a petrol forecourt canopy, multiple fuel pumps and the canopy were affected by fire and smoke.

Firefighters used two high pressure hose reels, one 45mm covering jet, one 45mm safety jet and a turntable ladder to extinguish the blaze. Four firefighters wore breathing apparatus for safety.

The cause of the fire is thought to be accidental.