Shropshire Star

Here's why firefighters were called to a town centre street in Shrewsbury

Firefighters were scrambled to reports of a fire in the open in a town centre street in Shrewsbury.

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One crew from the town's fire station was scrambled to St Mary's Street at 2.37pm on Wednesday .

When they got there they found a bin on fire.

But it didn't take long for crews to use a hose reel jet and stop the problem.

They sent their incident stop message just four minutes later.