150 tonnes of manure on fire at Shropshire farm

Firefighters were called to tackle around 150 tonnes of manure on fire near Shrewsbury.

150 tonnes of manure on fire at Shropshire farm

The fire started just before 10.20pm in Winnington and it took crews over an hour to put it out.

A spokesman for the fire service, said: "The fire involved approximately 150 tonnes of farm muck, and crews used one hose reel jet and farm machinery to extinguish it."

A crew from Minsterley were sent to the scene. No one was injured.

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