Time Incident Posted: 17:21

Incident Date: 26/03/2017

Incident Location: Incident Location: Gynsill Lane, Glenfield

Incident Number: 4389

Incident Type: Fire in the Open

Initial Emergency Call Received: 17:08

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: One appliance from Western Fire Station

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed:


Believed Cause: Believed deliberate.

Initial Information: Several calls received to hay bales set alight in field. Horses were also in the vicinity of the fire.

Updated Incident Information: 17:24 Two large round hay bales involved in fire within a gated field. There is no risk to animals within the field. Drag forks and one hose reel jets in use.

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