Digger destroyed after blaze on Denne Hill, Horsham


A large digger was destroyed in a blaze in Horsham yesterday (Monday April 14).

Firefighters were called to farmland off Denne Hill at about 1.15pm to find the commercial digger well alight.

Crews from Horsham and Crawley used two breathing apparatus and three hose reels to battle the flames.

The fire was ruled accidental but the digger was destroyed.

Emergency services left the scene at about 3pm.