Firefighters called after logs set on fire at Cleasby

Firefighters at the fire near Cleasby. Photo: North Yorkshire Fire and rescue Service.

Firefighters were called out after logs were set on fire near the River Tees.

Crews from Richmond and Colburn were called to the fire at Cleasby at 6.39pm yesterday.

Crews confirmed a pile of cut logs had been set alight deliberately.

They extinguished using hose reels.