Rubbish fire prompts multiple calls

Old Quarry Road, Shirehampton

Avon Fire & Rescue Service received multiple calls about a large rubbish fire in open ground.

One crew from Avonmouth fire station attended the incident and used one high-pressure hose reel to extinguish the blaze.

The cause of the fire is thought to be deliberate.

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