A tractor was completely destroyed by fire in a country lane earlier this morning (Thursday).

The fire at Sperry Cross, Upton in Somerset at 10.07am, was attended by fire crews from Wiveliscombe and Williton.

A Devon and Somerset Fire and Rescue Service spokesman said: "On arrival crews confirmed the tractor was well alight and got to work with two breathing apparatus and a compressed air foam jet.

"Crews extinguished the fire, and confirmed the cause as accidental. The vehicle was completely destroyed."

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