Barn and 162 bales destroyed by fire at Sempringham

A barn containing 162 straw bales was completely destoryeed in a fire at Sempringham, near Billingborough yesterday (Sunday).

Lincolnshire Fire and Rescue.
Lincolnshire Fire and Rescue.

Fire crews from Billingborough, Donington and Spalding were called out just before 6.30pm to the blaze at a farm on Neslam Road but were unable to save the structure.

There was further damage to a second, disused barn.

Crews used two major pumps and five hoses to damp down and stop it spreading.

The cause of the blaze has not yet been confirmed.