Grassland blaze in Heanor

FIREFIGHTERS from Heanor were called to blazing grassland in a field off Berle Avenue in Heanor on Monday May 14.

The alarm was raised at 2pm after a patch of around 20 sq metres of grass was discovered to be on fire.

Crews used beaters and water back packs to put out the flames in the field.

The firefighters left the scene at 2.30pm.