Firefighters tackle five acres of grass fire in Creswell

Firefighters are currently tackling a fire
Firefighters are currently tackling a fire

Firefighters tackled a fire which covered five acres of grass and trees in Creswell.

Firefighters from Warsop, Mansfield and Staveley attended the fire on Elmton Close at 1,24pm today, Tuesday, August 7.

A fire and rescue spokesman said: "Fire crews detained 30 minutes damping down, because of the grass, trees and undergrowth.

"We used four hose real jets beaters and flexi pack."