Fire crews tackle large grass fire in Hereford last night

Fire crews tackled a large grass fire in Hereford last night. Photo: SID CRACKER.

Fire crews tackled a large grass fire in Hereford last night. Photo: SID CRACKER.

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THESE photos show firefighters tackling a large grass fire in Hereford last night.

Hereford and Worcester Fire and Rescue Service was called at around 7.45pm to reports of cut hay which was alight in a field near to Baggallay Street in the Whitecross area of Hereford.

Firefighters used one hose reel to extinguish the 30x30 metres of alight hay .

One fire engine and one Land Rover - used for off-road firefighting - were at the scene.

 

Hereford Times:

Photo: SID CRACKER.

Hereford Times:

Photo: SID CRACKER.

 

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2:13pm Mon 28 Jul 14

Hereford Voice says...

I am surprised this has not happened before now. I wonder how much it cost to send out the fire appliances and crew?
I am surprised this has not happened before now. I wonder how much it cost to send out the fire appliances and crew? Hereford Voice
  • Score: 3

2:53pm Mon 28 Jul 14

dplcv37 says...

Im sure herefordshire council will foot the bill for the call out.......
They are the ones that caused it
Im sure herefordshire council will foot the bill for the call out....... They are the ones that caused it dplcv37
  • Score: 7

9:16pm Mon 28 Jul 14

Bindi2014 says...

Heads Up Herefordshire Council!! Is This A Result Of Hot Weather And Long Grass. :(
Heads Up Herefordshire Council!! Is This A Result Of Hot Weather And Long Grass. :( Bindi2014
  • Score: 5

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