Firefighters called to blaze at landfill site

Firefighters were called to a blaze at a landfill site in Brompton-on-Swale this morning.

Crews from Northallerton, Bedale and Richmond attended the incident in Scorton Road after being called at 8.11am.

The fire started in a large pile of garden waste.

Crews used two holes reels to extinguish the fire.

The Richmond crew was due to return this afternoon to check it had not reignited.