Firefighters tackle Hellingly woods fire

Fire and Rescue news.
Fire and Rescue news.

Firefighters were called to Hellingly last night (Monday) after a fire broke out in a wooded area.

Crews from Herstmonceux and Eastbourne fire stations were called to reports of the fire in woods near The Drive at around 8.10pm.

On arrival they found an accidental fire within a wooded area measuring approximately 25m by 30m.

Crews used a main jet and light portable pump to extinguish the fire.

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