Barn Fire

Kinnerley Oswestry

Station ground: Baschurch

Tuesday, 10 September, 2019 19:36

At 19:36 on Tuesday, 10 September, 2019, SFRS Fire Control received a call reporting a fire classified as Barn Fire.

4 fire appliances including the Water Carrier and the Welfare Unit were mobilised from Baschurch, Newport, Oswestry and Shrewsbury. An Operations officer was in attendance.

Crews used the following equipment to tackle the fire:

  • Breathing Apparatus (BA)
  • Hosereel jet
  • Main jet

Also at the scene of the incident were: the Police.

Fire involving one agricultural building measuring approximately 75 metres x 60 metres. Building contains 150 tonnes of hay and 25 tonnes loose grass. Crews using 2 breathing apparatus, 2 hose reel jets, and 2 main jets to extinguish the fire.

Issued by Fire Control at Shropshire Fire and Rescue Service. Telephone 01743 260290. Please check out our Twitter and Facebook accounts for other announcements.