Firefighters tackle forest blaze at Boars Head
- 18 August 2013
- From the section NE Scotland, Orkney & Shetland
Firefighters have tackled a forest blaze involving a large quantity of trees and undergrowth.
Crews were called to Boars Head, near Lossiemouth, Moray, at about 05:05.
Two engines, from Fochabers and Lossiemouth, and a forestry appliance from Elgin were involved in the operation.
The Scottish Fire and Rescue Service said the blaze was brought under control just before 06:45. No-one was injured.
No properties were affected by the fire, which covered an area of land roughly 40m x 20m.