Fire Crews Called To Straw Blaze In Brading

Firefighters from Ryde on the Isle of Wight have prevented a blaze in Brading from escalating into a major incident.

Fire crews were called just after 12.20 this lunchtime  to Harding Shute Farm in Brading.
A further crew was  requested and the Water Carrier from Ventnor attended to help extinguish the fire

Firefighters wearing breathing apparatus used  a one  main jets to extinguish the fire

A spokeswoman for Isle of Wight Fire and Rescue service said: “This job had the potential to develop into something more significant if it wasn’t for the efforts and local knowledge of all the attending crews.

The fire was extinguished by 2pm