FIREFIGHTERS tackled a blaze in a field near Langport after a combine harvester caught fire.

Crews from Somerton worked alongside crews from and Martock and Yeovil to tackle the flames in the incident at Muchelney Ham.

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The fire started shortly before 5pm on Saturday and spread to standing crops in the field.

Crews used 4 BA ,hose reel jets and beaters to extinguish the fire.