Firefighters tackle ‘large fire’ in back garden of a house

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Firefighters after reports of a large fire in the back garden on a house at Thurmaston on Saturday evening.

A crew from the city’s Eastern station attended the incident, in Lyndale Close, at 6.23pm.

A spokesperson for Leicestershire Fire and Rescue Service said: “We received a call to a large fire in the rear garden involving lawn mowers and petrol.

“We used two hose reels and a main jet to extinguish the fire.”