Watch shocking drone footage reveal scorched earth in major blaze near Horsham

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Shocking drone footage has revealed scorched earth as firefighters battled a major blaze near Horsham.

The fire service was called to the scene of the fire, which is believed to have been started deliberately, yesterday afternoon, August 11.

A spokesman said: “Joint Fire Control received more than 40 999 calls to reports of a large field fire off the A264 at Highwood in Horsham near the junction with the A24 at 4.25pm on Tuesday, August 11.

“Fire engines from Horsham, Crawley and Burgess Hill were mobilised to the scene, along with a number of off-road vehicles and the water carrier from Burgess Hill.”

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