Crews called out as pylon catches fire in Brighouse

Clifton Common, Brighouse. Picture: Google.
Clifton Common, Brighouse. Picture: Google.

Firefighters and engineers tackled a blaze after a pylon caught fire in Brighouse.

Crews were called out to the fire Clifton Common at about 2.50pm yesterday (Thursday).

The road was closed for about two hours as firefighters worked with engineers from Northern Powergrid to extinguish the pylon blaze.

Crews isolated and extinguished the flames.