Bales of hay alight
Generals Lane, Great Baddow
19/02/2016 @ 00:39
Incident Number: 2432
In attendance: 1 x Great Baddow 1 x Chelmsford
Firefighters have been called to 5,000 tonnes of baled hay on fire on a farm. The bales of hay are 100% alight.
Update 09:00hrs - Crews have been making the incident scene safe throughout the night and morning. The bales of hay have been pulled apart and managed.
Update - Saturday morning: Crews left the scene at 1pm on Friday with regular revisits taking place to ensure the fire is burning under control.
A revisit took place at 08:00hrs today and crews reported that the fire is still burning.
Revists will continue at regular intervals.