Alfreton fire crews attend blazing Somercoates field

Firefighters in Alfreton were called out to reports of a blazing field today (Monday, 12th August).

Crews attended the fire at a field near Nottingham Road, in Somercoats, at around 12.45pm, a spokesman said.

When they arrived an area of land approximately five metres square was ‘well alight’.

One hosereel was used to extinguish the flames.