Burning bails send smoke over M1

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Firefighters from Alfreton had to beat out burning hay bails which were causing smoke to drift over the nearby M1 motorway today (Saturday 6th September).

The incident happened at around 12.48pm in Hilcote Lane, Hilcote, and crews were at the scene for around an hour.

Police and the Highways Agency were also informed of the incident.