Barn Fire – Austrey Lane, No Mans Heath

A call was received at 14:05 hours in the Emergency Control Room of Warwickshire Fire and Rescue Service to a barn fire at Austrey Lane, No Mans Heath on 27.6.16. Fire crews from Polesworth and over the border Stations, Tamworth and Coalville were mobilised. Upon arrival, fire fighters found one single storey barn approx 15 x 10 m containing 50 tonnes of baled straw well alight. No fire fighting action was used as there was no surrounding risk. Further fire crews will remain in attendance for some time to ensure the safety of the building.