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Four fire engines called to tackle grass fire in Rainham

PUBLISHED: 09:33 30 August 2019 | UPDATED: 09:33 30 August 2019

Fire crews were called to a grass fire in Rainham Road. Picture: Google

Fire crews were called to a grass fire in Rainham Road. Picture: Google

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Four fire engines and 25 firefighters were called to a grass fire in Rainham last night (Thursday, August 29).

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Crews were called to Rainham Road just before 8pm to reports of a fire in the middle of a field.

Two hectares of shrubland and trees were damaged by the blaze.

Crews from Hornchurch, Wennington and Dagenham attended and the fire was put out by 9.39pm.


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