Large barn fire in Duckmanton - what we know so far

Firefighters from three stations are currently dealing with a large barn fire in Duckmanton.

Firefighters tackling large barn fire in Duckmanton that can be seen from M1

Fire crews are expected to remain at the scene for several hours

Fire crews are expected to remain at the scene for several hours

Here's everything we know so far:

* Crews were called to the fire at a farm on Rectory Road at around 1.18pm.

* Firefighters from Chesterfield, Staveley and Bolsover are currently in attendance

* The incident involves a barn fire measuring 20 x 10 meters.

* It can be seen from the M1

* Local residents are being advised to keep their windows and doors closed

* Firefighters have managed to control the fire and prevent it spreading to any vehicles or other buildings on the site.

* Crews are expected to remain on site until the early hours of the morning

* People are being advised to avoid the area.