Grass fire at Garibaldi Woods

Fire crews from across the area have been in attendance at a grass and undergrowth fire at Garibaldi Woods this morning (Thursday 18th July).

Firefighters from Mansfield, Edwinstowe, Warsop and Ashfield were called to the scene, on Clipstone Drive, Forest Town, from shortly after 6am.

An area of grass and undergrowth approximately 50m by 80m was on fire.

Firefighters used two jets, beaters and flexi-packs to tackle the blaze, as well as a high volume pump hose.

The incident is ongoing.