FIRE crews are currently dealing with a blaze at King's Park in Bournemouth.

More than 20 calls have been made to the fire service regarding the incident in the park, which involves bushes and grass.

Crews from Springbourne and Christchurch initially attended the scene shortly after 3pm, however, it has been escalated with firefighters from Westbourne, Ferndown, Poole and Verwood all mobilised.

It has been reported by Dorset & Wiltshire Fire and Rescue Service that the blaze involves an area of 100 metres by 150 metres.

One main line and three hose reel jets are in use.

BCP Council is advising residents in the area to keep windows and doors shut due to potential smoke coming from the scene.

The Daily Echo has contacted the fire service for more details.

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