Car and caravan destroyed by fire in village near Thornbury

May 06 2021
Car and caravan destroyed by fire in village near Thornbury

A CAR and caravan were destroyed in a fire in a village near Thornbury.

Firefighters were called to Woodlands Road in Tytherington shortly before 12.30am today to find the vehicles well alight.

Thornbury firefighters, who posted these pictures of the blaze, were joined by crews from Patchway and Southmead as they tackled the blaze using foam and water from hoses and jets.

They then used a thermal imaging camera to ensure the fire was fully extinguished.

Avon Fire and Rescue Service carried out and investigation into the cause of the blaze. a spokesperson said the fire, which also damaged a van parked nearby, had started accidentally.