Passer-by puts out hedgerow fire in Langtoft

Firefighters from Bourne found themselves redirected between two villages on the A15 after report of a hedgerow blaze in the area this morning.

Sunday, 24th April 2016, 12:28 pm
Updated Sunday, 24th April 2016, 1:48 pm
Fire & Rescue News.

A crew from Bourne was originally called out to a reported fire in King Street, Thurlby, just after 9.15am.

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But it later emerged that the fire was in King Street, Langtoft, about four miles from Thurlby.

By the time the crew arrived the fire had been put out by a member of the public, leaving about a metre of hedgerow burnt.