Fire crew from Appledore attended the scene this morning (Weds).

A FIRE crew from Appledore were called out to Northam today (Weds) after reports of an electricity pole on fire.

Fire fighters arrived in Diddywell Road at around 9.45am and requested the attendance of an electrical engineer.

Once the electrics were isolated, the fire had extinguished itself and crews made the scene safe before leaving.