FIRE crews rushed to the scene of a blazing shed in Minehead on Sunday, July 7.

Two engines, one from Minehead and one from Williton, were dispatched to the scene at Poundfield Road at around 7pm.

The shed, which situated in the back garden of a property, was destroyed by the blaze.

Devon and Somerset Fire and Rescue Service said on its log: “Two appliances were mobilised one each from Minehead and Williton to a report of a shed on fire in the rear garden of a property in Poundfield Road in Minehead.

“On arrival at the scene crew confirmed one shed well alight and got to work to extinguish.

“Crew used two breathing apparatus, two hose reels, one thermal image camera and drag forks to extinguish the fire which destroyed the shed and its contents.”

The log stated the incident was closed at around 10.40pm.