BREAKING EAST OF ENGLAND ISLE OF WIGHT

Fire crew called to out of control burning in Newport

fire crew called to out of control burning in newport

A fire crew from Newport have been called after a bonfire at the rear of a property on Staplers Road in Newport this evening.

A concerned resident called the service after large smoke clouds filled the street with smoke from the blaze.

Thick black and white smoke billowed across part of Staplers Road near to the junction of Long Lane and Mayfield Drive bring visibility down to nil.
Surrounding roads including Mayfield drive were also covered with a cloud of smoke.

one appliance from Newport attended and gave words of advice.