Undergrowth blaze in Wimbish tackled by firefighters

One person was trapped in a car after it overturned on the clockwise M25 carriageway between Junctio

One person was trapped in a car after it overturned on the clockwise M25 carriageway between Junction 22 and Junction 23, and was freed by the fire service. - Credit: Archant

An area of undergrowth in Wimbish which was alight had to be tackled by fire crews on Friday.

The fire started accidentally and affected an area measuring 50 metres by 30m in Thaxted Road.

One crew from Saffron Walden and one from Thaxted attended the incident at 5.21pm and the fire was extinguished by 6.35pm.