Metal container on fire, Newton Lane, Austry

Warwickshire Fire service control received a call to a metal container on fire at the stables, Newtown Lane, Austry. The call was received at 4;53pm and Control initially mobilised one crew from Polesworth, at 5;17pm a request was made from the incident ground for a second crew, this was mobilised from Atherstone, the request for a second crew was for manpower and water. Leicestershire Fire service had mobilised a crew from Moira to an incident in what was believed to be a seperate incident which turned out to be the same incident , they booked in attendance and remained at the incident. An informative was received at 5:42pm indicating the incident involved a ISO metal container 10m x 2m and also a manure heap approx 20 to 30tonnes, crews attemting to extinguish fire using 2 horse reels. The stop message was received at 6:21pm