Bush fire in Havant

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FIRE fighters extinguished a bush fire in Leigh Road, Havant, in the early hours of this morning.

One crew from Havant fire station was sent to the scene at around 12.30am.

They found the bush was well alight upon arrival and used one hose reel jet to extinguish the fire.

The bush was located at the end of a terrace but no one was hurt in the incident.

It took fire fighters around five minutes to put the fire out.

A spokesman for the fire service said early indications suggest the fire was deliberate.

Earlier a fire crew from Havant was called to a bin fire in Front Lawn Recreation Ground at midnight.

They used a bucket of water to put out the fire, which was contained in the bin.

The incident happened at midnight.