Combine harvester found on fire near Stoneleigh

Fire crews with the combine harvester. Photo: Warwickshire Fire and Rescue Service
Fire crews with the combine harvester. Photo: Warwickshire Fire and Rescue Service

Firefighters had to put out a fire in a combine harvester near Stoneleigh this afternoon (Thursday July 5).

Crews from Kenilworth and Leamington were sent to a field off Coventry Road near Stoneleigh.

Crews were called out this afternoon. Photo: Warwickshire Fire and Rescue Service

Crews were called out this afternoon. Photo: Warwickshire Fire and Rescue Service

On arrival, they discovered the fire was contained within a compartment inside the combine harvester.

The crews used cutting tools to get to the fire and put it out.

Cutting equipment was used to get to the fire. Photo: Warwickshire Fire and Rescue Service

Cutting equipment was used to get to the fire. Photo: Warwickshire Fire and Rescue Service