Large field fire causing billowing smoke near Eye

Fire crews are tackling a very large field fire in Eye this afternoon, Monday August 15.

Monday, 15th August 2016, 1:34 pm
Updated Monday, 15th August 2016, 3:55 pm
The large field fire in Eye. Photo: @PdbBooth

The fire is causing a large amount of smoke and has broken out in the fields between Eye and Parnwell, off Eyebury Road.

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Crews from Dogsthorpe and Stanground are at the scene fighting the blaze which measures 40 metres and 50 metres.

Two hose reels and beaters are in use.

More details here shortly...