Firefighters tackling blazing tractor at Hose

Fire service news EMN-170808-091024001
Fire service news EMN-170808-091024001

Firefighters from Melton were alerted yesterday evening (Monday) after a tractor caught fire.

Two crews attended the incident in Pasture Lane at Hose at 6.21pm.

A spokesperson for Leicestershire Fire and Rescue Service said: “We got a call to say a tractor was on fire.

“Approximtately 40 square metres of scrub land was also involved in fire.

“A hose reel was used to tackle in the incident.”