Bonfire goes out of control in Ilkeston

The out-of-control bonfire in Ilkeston. Picture submitted.
The out-of-control bonfire in Ilkeston. Picture submitted.

Firefighters have tackled an “out of control” bonfire in Ilkeston.

Crews from Heanor and Ilkeston were called to the large blaze on Digby Street at 11am on Tuesday.

The fire had spread to nearby trees and fence panels.

Firefighters extinguished the blaze and damped down the scene.

There were no reports of any injuries.