Fire In Open

Elson Road Ellesmere

Station ground: Ellesmere

Tuesday, 29 August, 2017 16:23

At 16:23 on Tuesday, 29 August, 2017, SFRS Fire Control received a call reporting a fire classified as Fire In Open in Ellesmere.

3 fire appliances were mobilised from Ellesmere and Oswestry. An Operations officer was in attendance.

Crews used the following equipment to tackle the fire:

  • Main jet

Approximately 82 tonnes of straw alight. Crews using 2 main jets to damp down and protect surrounding area.

The stop message was received at Wed, 08/30/2017 - 20:26

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