Five fire engines called to 10-acre field fire in Leeds

FIVE FIRE engines have been called to a fire covering 10 acres of crops and woodland in Rothwell, Leeds.

Bullough Lane, Rothwell. Photo: Google

Firefighters were first called to the scene, between Third Avenue and Bullough Lane, at about 11.30am today.

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They are using six large jets, a hose reel and beaters to tackle the flames.

Crews from Rothwell, Hunslet, Garforth, Normanton and Wakefield are in attendance.