TUESDAY 9.30am: TWO farms were hit overnight in suspected arson attacks and many tonnes of baled straw were destroyed.
One farm was targeted at around 10.40pm last night in Spalding Road, Sutterton, when 200 one-tonne hay bales were alight. Firefighters from Kirton attended and allowed the bales to burn out under supervision.
A second farm in Coupledyke Lane, Frampton, was attacked shortly before 1am today when 60 tonnes of baled straw were on fire. Firefighters used hose reels and drags to tackle the blaze.