Fire breaks out a grain silo

Fire and Rescue news.
Fire and Rescue news.

A fire was ignited at a grain silo at Driby Top, Alford after a blockage caused the extraction system to overheat.

Fire crews from Alford, Louth and Spilsby attended the scene at a premises on Bluestone Heath Road around 4.15pm yesterday (Monday).

A hose reel jet, chimney rods and TIC were used to tackle the fire which caused damage to dust and chaff within the grain silo.