Second field fire in Lavant
Firefighters are responding to the second field fire in Chilgrove Road, Lavant, in two days.
Three fire engines were sent to reports of a fire at a standing crop in Chilgrove Road, Lavant at 2.40pm today.
A spokesman for West Sussex Fire and Rescue service confirmed the fire has been contained to two bales and two square metres of field.
He added: “A damping down operation is now taking place, and is currently being scaled down to one engine and a light 4x4 tender vehicle.”
It follows a field fire that destroyed 35 acres of standing crops in Chilgrove Road yesterday.