Crews respond to farm fire

Grickstone Farm Lane, Little Sodbury

Crews from Yate, Bath and Kingswood responded to reports of an industrial grain dryer smouldering inside a farm building at 12:45.

On arrival, crews found the contents grain dryer (approximately 25 tonnes) producing smoke.

Crews removed the contents from the dryer and damped this down in a separate trailer, with remaining hotspots extinguished.

In use were four breathing apparatus, two high pressure house reels, two thermal imaging cameras and one triple extension ladder.

The cause of the incident was determined to have been accidental ignition.