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PICTURES: Tractor and hay trailer destroyed in Putts Corner fire

11:47 31 July 2014

The tractor fire near the Hare and Hounds outside Honiton. Photo by Chris Rudge

The tractor fire near the Hare and Hounds outside Honiton. Photo by Chris Rudge


A tractor and hay trailer were completely destroyed in a blaze on Wednesday.

The tractor fire near the Hare and Hounds outside Honiton. Photo by Chris Bastyan.The tractor fire near the Hare and Hounds outside Honiton. Photo by Chris Bastyan.

Two crews from Honiton attended the incident on the A375 at Putts Corner, near the Hare and Hounds pub, shortly after 4pm.

A fire service spokesperson said: “Crews requested the attendance of a water carrier due to the amounts of hay alight.

“Steady progress was made throughout the job, turning over and damping down the hay using drag forks.”


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