Barn fire, Coughton Fields Lane, Coughton

Warwickshire Fire and Rescue Service were called to attend a barn fire at 10.08pm. On arrival crews found approximately 200 tonnes of straw and a bailing machine well alight. The fire was adjacent to a barn and a field with livestock. A number of appliances were in attendance at various times from Alcester, Studley, Bidford, Leamington, Stratford and Wellesbourne. Relief crews are now in attendance from Nuneaton and Rugby. There is still some straw alight. Sandwell Lane and Coughton Road were closed whilst the incident was managed.