Crews respond to barn fire

Barrow Hill, Wick

fire engine respondingFirefighters have dealt with a barn fire.

On arrival crews found the Dutch barn containing between 70 and 100 tonnes of hay well alight.

As there was no risk to life and no other buildings or animals close by crews allowed the hay to burn in a controlled manner.

No one was hurt.

The Avon Fire & Rescue Service control room received more than 40 calls about the incident.