A baler has been damaged by fire in Yeovil.

The fire broke out late afternoon on Thursday.

Devon and Somerset Fire and Rescue Service were called out at 5.43pm and sent a fire engine from Wincanton, one fire engine from Castle Cary, and a water carrier from Yeovil.

On arrival crews confirmed a small fire in the baler.

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Using a hose reel jet, they were able to extinguish the fire before then using a thermal imaging camera to check for hotspots.

Crews confirmed approximately 5 per cent damage to the baler.

The fire is believed to have been accidental.