Bench ravaged by flames in Derbyshire

STOCK PICTURE: a park bench.
STOCK PICTURE: a park bench.

A park bench was ablaze last night.

Firefighters were called to the incident off Bellhouse Lane, Staveley, shortly after 8pm.

A Derbyshire Fire and Rescue Service spokesman said: "Crews from Staveley used water backbacks to extinguish the fire."

There were no reports of any injuries, thankfully.

The fire service has not revealed the cause of the blaze.