Firefighters tackle woodland fire in Eckington

Firefighters were called to a fire in a 'wooded area' of Eckington.

Crews from Staveley arrived at the scene, on Gashouse Lane, at around 9.23am this morning (Thursday, May 30).

They used water backpacks and buckets of water to put out the blaze.

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Gashouse Lane in Eckington. Pic: Google Images.

Gashouse Lane in Eckington. Pic: Google Images.