Field fire on Canvey Island
Roscommon Way, Canvey Island
11/08/2022 @ 13:50
Incident Number: 175519
In attendance: 1 x Canvey, 2 x Basildon, 1 x Hawkwell, 1 x Southend, 1 x Rayleigh, 1 x Leigh, 1 x Corringham (Water Bowser)
Firefighters were called to a field fire near Roscommon Way in Canvey.
Eight crews worked to extinguish a fire affecting 10 hectares of scrubland.
Firefighters extinguished the fire by 4:24pm.
Crews were called to Roscommon Way on Canvey Island at 1:50pm.
On arrival, Firefighters confirmed 10 hectacres of scrubland was alight.
This is an on-going incident. The fire is surrounded and under control.
There are several road closures in place while we continue to tackle the fire. Please avoid the area if possible,