UPDATE: Tree stump on fire in St Leonards

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Firefighters tackled a tree stump on fire in St Leonards yesterday (Monday, October 12).

East Sussex Fire and Rescue Service was called to reports of a fire in the open at 5.05pm.

One appliance from The Ridge attended the incident on Old Roar Road.

On arrival, crews found a tree stump was on the fire and used one hose reel to extinguish the small fire.

Firefighters left the scene at 5:30pm.

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