Long Eaton firefighters called to electricity pylon blaze

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Long Eaton firefighters were called to a blaze at the base of an electricity pylon yesterday (Wednesday).

Crews attended Lock Lane, Sandiacre, at 6.43pm. They initially used a CO2 extinguisher before Western Power arrived to isolate the electricity. The crews then used a hose reel jet to extinguish the fire, which was out by 10.56pm.