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PICTURED: Flames engulf cornfield in Northfleet
THESE pictures show devastation caused by a fire that engulfed a cornfield in Northfleet yesterday afternoon.
Around 50 firefighters were called to three burning fields off Westcott Avenue at 1.55pm.
They surrounded the fire and used main jets, hose reels jets and beaters to extinguish the flames.
A fire fogging unit and an all-terrain vehicle were also used to tackle the blaze.
It took firefighters more than an hour and a half to bring the fire under control.
By 3.25pm, the incident was scaled down and firefighters isolated the remaining hotspots.
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