Firefighters tackle 'brush fire' in Ilkeston

Beauvale Drive.
Beauvale Drive.

Firefighters have tacked a fire off a residential street in Ilkeston.

Derbyshire Fire & Rescue Service at 8pm last night, Sunday, May 19, where 20 metres of 'brush' was on fire.

A crew from Ilkeston attended.

A Fire & Rescue spokesman said: "We used water back packs and beaters to extinguish a fire involving 20 square metres of brush off Beauvale Drive."