Moors Valley Country Park heath fire 'deliberate'
- 17 April 2014
- From the section Dorset
A heath fire at a Dorset country park is believed to have been started deliberately, the fire service has said.
Forty firefighters tackled the blaze for nearly three hours at Moors Valley Country Park on Wednesday afternoon.
Dorset fire service said the area affected measured 170m (560ft) by 120m (390ft).
The park in Horton Road confirmed that it was open as normal. Dorset Police has not yet started an investigation.