Out of control bonfire in Ilkeston

A vet attended the scene and sedated the horse while fire crews set about the rescue operation using ropes and hoists.
A vet attended the scene and sedated the horse while fire crews set about the rescue operation using ropes and hoists.

Firefighters from Ilkeston were called to an a bonfire which had gotten out of control.

Crewes were called to Hartington Place, Ilkeston, at 4.45am this morning (Sunday, May 20).

Hose reel jets were used to put out the fire.