35 firefighters battle barn fire in North Dorset

Bournemouth Echo: Picture: Dorset Fire and Rescue Service Picture: Dorset Fire and Rescue Service

Thirty five firefighters are currently trying to extinguish a barn fire in Shillingstone, North Dorset.

Six fire engines, a Land Rover and a water carrier are involved in trying to get the fire under control.

The fire broke out shortly after 10am in a two-storey barn. It then spread to a single Dutch barn.

A spokesperson for Dorset Fire and Rescue said there were concerns about the stability of the building and they had asked a council building inspector to attend.

They also advised nearby residents to shut their windows to keep the smoke out.

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3:17pm Wed 2 Jul 14

Bournemouth87 says...

Wow supring they are not on strike!!
Wow supring they are not on strike!! Bournemouth87
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