A TRACTOR was completely destroyed in a blaze in a country lane earlier this morning (Thursday).

The fire at Sperry Cross, Upton, 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."