Sunday 21 July, 2019

Photos: Grass fire battled before worse could happen

The Barbados Fire Service responded to a call at 2:12 pm, today, Wednesday, June 26 near Seawell in Christ Church.

Under the command of Station Officer Bobby King, eight fire officers and two appliances responded to the blaze. The response came from Worthing Fire Station.

On arrival at the scene, employees in the area of the grass fire "had started to use extinguishers to battle the blaze" in the interim until fire officials arrived. Their quick work and effort were a success preventing the situation from escalating with electrical wires and oil tanks in the near vicinity.

Grass fire near Seawell

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