Stack fire – Great Stukeley - Huntingdonshire

At 1.59pm on Thursday (26) two crews from Huntingdon were called to a fire on Green End in Great Stukeley.

Firefighters arrived to find a stack of baled straw, measuring around 30 metres by 30 metres, alight. Using hose reels they stopped the fire from intensifying and worked with the onsite farm team break up the stack to avoid any further spread.

The stack has been left with the farm to burn out safely. Crews made regular checks overnight and will continue today until the fire is fully out.