Barbeque causes grass fire in Weston

Baytree Road, Worle, Weston-super-Mare

Firefighters were called to a small grass fire in Baytree road in the Worle area of Weston-super-Mare.

The fire which is thought to have started accidentally was as a result of a BBQ being placed on grass.

Firefighters from Weston-super-Mare used an aqua pack was used to extinguish the fire.

There is a risk starting a fire and damaging open spaces if a disposable barbeque is put directly on grass.

Visit our website for more barbeque safety at http://www.avonfire.gov.uk/safety-advice/seasonal-safety/summer/barbecue-safety