Fire crews tackle barn blaze

Fire crews tackled a blaze in the early hours involving an agricultural barn.

By The Newsroom
Tuesday, 31st August 2021, 8:22 am

Three engines were given the shout shortly before 5am to Blind Lane in East Ardsley.

They found approximately 50 tonnes of agricultural feed involved on fire, with crews using two hose reels and and large water jet to extinguish the flames.

No livestock was involved or hurt in the fire.

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Firefighters (library pic)

Pumps from Wakefield, Ossett and Hunslet attended.