Trees, shrubs and undergrowth alight - Dover
Firefighters were called to reports of trees, bushes and scrubland alight near Elms Vale Road in Dover. The area affected is thought to be around five acres (around the size of three football pitches).
Crews used a variety of equipment designed to prevent the spread of fire in these conditions, including a fire-fogging unit which creates a vapour mist to smother and extinguish flames.
There are no reports of any injuries and the cause is not known.
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Elms Vale Road
- Firefighting - High-pressure hose reel jet
- Firefighting - Drag rake
- Firefighting - Beater
- Firefighting - Flexi-pack (portable water tank with spray)
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