Firefighters called to sofa on fire

Firefighters were called out to a sofa on fire beside the road last night.

Fire crews from Colburn and Richmond were called out at about 11.25pm.

The incident happened on the A6136 between Richmond and Catterick.

The fire has spread to a fence and some trees.

The cause of the fire was believed to be deliberate.

Crews extinguished the fire using a hose reel jet.