Crews tackle barn fire

Moor Lane, Clapton-in-Gordano, Bristol

fire engine respondingFirefighters were called to tackle a barn on fire which contained around 30 tonnes of hay and machinery.

When crews arrived they found the barn, which measured 40 metres by 20 metres, well alight.

Four firefighters wearing breathing apparatus dealt with the fire using two 45mm jets.

Crews also moved a horsebox and trailer from the barn, along with 15 tonnes of hay.

It’s thought the fire started accidentally.