Firefighters work through the night after Baldock blaze spreads to 20 hay bales

PUBLISHED: 11:35 14 August 2019 | UPDATED: 11:35 14 August 2019

About 20 hay bales were on fire in Baldock last night.

About 20 hay bales were on fire in Baldock last night.

Cambs Fire & Rescue Service

Firefighters worked through the night after a blaze spread through a pile of hay bales in Baldock.

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Crews from Baldock & Letchworth, and Hitchin, were called at about 8pm last night because around 20 hay bales were on fire in Royston Road.

The cause of the blaze has not yet been identified and firefighters were still on the scene this morning to check the area was completely safe.

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