Tractor, hay baler and crop fire in Wolvey

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FIREFIGHTERS were called to a fire in Coventry Road, Wolvey yesterday (Wednesday).

At 12.56pm fire control received the first of five calls to a report of a tractor and baler on fire.

Initially one appliance was sent out but an assistance message was received to help put the blaze out.

Firefighters reported that a field of corn, approximately 20 acres, was well alight and the fire also involved one tractor and baler. Crews were at the scene for a few hours.