Hampshire Fire and Rescue Service: incidents of interest

Incidents of interest

Incident date and time
10/10/2017 00:31
Incident Type
About 70 firefighters tackle Kingsclere barn fire
Description of Incident
About 70 firefighters were called to a barn fire this morning. 
Eight engines and several specialist vehicles from Basingstoke, Tadley, Overton, Whitchurch, Fleet, Andover, Redbridge, Eastleigh and Rushmoor attended the fire in Newbury Road, Kingsclere. 
Dorset and Wiltshire Fire and Rescue Service also attended. 
The blaze started in a barn and spread to several other farm buildings. 
Four bulls in a nearby field were led to safety by Animal Rescue. 
Fire crews used 14 sets of BA, two hose reels, two jets and two foam jets. 
They managed to stop the fire spreading to a fertilizer storage tank. 
The stop message was at 03:28.
Newbury Road
Kingsclere
Hampshire
RG20 4SZ
United Kingdom