Firefighters tackle five acres of grass fire in Creswell

Firefighters tackled a fire which covered five acres of grass and trees in Creswell.

Tuesday, 7th August 2018, 3:26 pm
Updated Tuesday, 7th August 2018, 4:33 pm
Firefighters are currently tackling a fire
Firefighters are currently tackling a fire

Firefighters from Warsop, Mansfield and Staveley attended the fire on Elmton Close at 1,24pm today, Tuesday, August 7.

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A fire and rescue spokesman said: "Fire crews detained 30 minutes damping down, because of the grass, trees and undergrowth.

"We used four hose real jets beaters and flexi pack."