Three fire crews battle wildfire near Penistone

There are three fire engines in attendance at a wildfire in some woods near Penistone.

Wednesday, 16th June 2021, 4:12 pm

South Yorkshire Fire and Rescue say they were called out to the wildfire in Greno Woods this afternoon.

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Residents in the area have been asked to avoid walking through the woods while firefighters deal with the blaze.

A statement from the service said: “There may be some smoke in the area near to Penistone Road. If this is affecting you, officers are advising to close windows and doors until the fire is out.”

Three fire engines are attending the incident.
Three fire engines are attending the incident.