Crews tackle fire at Wykeham Forest

Picture by station manager Tony Walker
Picture by station manager Tony Walker

Firefighters from Scarborough are currently tackling a large fire in Wykeham Forest.

Crews from North Yorkshire Fire and Rescue have been called to a large fire which is approximately 1,000 square metres which is 'well alight'.

A spokesman for North Yorkshire Fire and Rescue said: "Crews were called at 1:25pm to reports of a fire to forestry. There’s two crews from Scarborough, a landrover and an argocat at the scene.

"Crews are likely to be there for some time."

More to follow.

Picture by station manager Tony Walker

Picture by station manager Tony Walker

Picture by station manager Tony Walker

Picture by station manager Tony Walker