Hampshire Fire and Rescue Service: incidents of interest

Incidents of interest

Incident date and time
05/04/2017 16:54
Incident Type
Fire in the open - Yateley Common
Description of Incident
Two pumps (from Yately and Hartley Wintney) and two wildfire units (from Hartley Wintney and Rushmoor) were called to Yateley Common this afternoon after reports of a fire. 
 
The fire involved 3-4 hectares of dense gorse and undergrowth which were destroyed by fire. Crews tackled the flames using six hose reels and two knapsack pumps. 
 
There were no injuries in the fire, and the stop message was received at 18:25.
Yateley Common
Hampshire
GU46 6BE
United Kingdom