Firefighters tackle blaze on field in Dinton

Fire Dinton ( Wilton Fire Station)JPG

Published by Ellie Harries at 3:22pm 2nd July 2018. (Updated at 10:21am 3rd July 2018)

Crews from five fire stations called to tackle a blaze in the open.

Crews from five stations were called to deal with a fire in Dinton yesterday afternoon ( 2nd July).

It broke out in a field off Hindon Road with the blaze encompassing around 150 metres of land.

The farmer helped fire-fighters by using a plough to create a fire break to stop the flames spreading. 

Fire-fighters also dampened the hedges around to also prevent spreading.

There's no cause as yet but it's understood to be related to the weather as Wilton Fire Station have stressed on social media:



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