Combine harvester fire sets alight 15 acres of crops near Sleaford

Reader Hannah Greetham sent us these photo of the fire
Reader Hannah Greetham sent us these photo of the fire

A combine harvester fire set alight 15 acres of standing crops near the A52 at Haceby near Sleaford last night, Thursday August 13.

Fire Crews from Billingborough, Donington, Billinghay and Grantham attended and used six hose reels, beaters and water back packs to combat the flames.

Reader Hannah Greetham sent us these photo of the fire

Reader Hannah Greetham sent us these photo of the fire

Severe damage was caused to a New Holland combine harvester.

The cause was a mechanical problem within the combine harvester

Reader Hannah Greetham sent us these photo of the fire.

Reader Hannah Greetham sent us these photo of the fire.