Farm barn on fire in Trimdon Station

Fire and Rescue.
Fire and Rescue.

A tractor and straw have been caught up in a barn fire which is still alight on a Trimdon Station farm.

Firefighters from Peterlee, Wheatley Hill and Sedgefield were called to Beanley Carr Farm, off Hurtworth Burn Road, at 2.25am.

A tractor and straw inside the building have been damaged in the blaze.

The fire is being tackled using hose reels and jets, with officers wearing breathing apparatus.