Muck heap fire in Malton sparks large firefighter response

Fire crews were called to a muck heap on fire yesterday morning.

By George Buksmann
Thursday, 29th April 2021, 10:17 am
Updated Thursday, 29th April 2021, 10:20 am

Firefighters from Malton Pickering, Sherburn and Tadcaster responded to reports of a muck heap on fire at about 11am yesterday in Duggleby, Malton.

Crews used a water bowser, main jets, hose reel jets, breathing apparatus and farm machinery to extinguish the fire.

Four fire crews tackled the muck heap blaze.