Barn fire near Bath attended

04.04hrs Stoneage Lane, Tunley, Bath

Firefighters remain on the scene of a fire involving a barn near Bath.

Crews from Paulton, Radstock and Bath were called in the early hours of the morning to reports of the blaze in the large barn.

The first crews on scene found a well-developed fire involving hay in a barn measuring roughly 40m x 20m.

Firefighters used jets and hose reels to control the fire which involved around 1,000 tonnes of hay.

By 13.00hrs two crews remained on scene allowing the hay to burn in a controlled manner.

The cause of the fire is unknown.