Minor fire in biomass boiler near Horncastle

Fire and Rescue news.
Fire and Rescue news.

Firefighters were alerted this morning to a small fire in a biomass boiler near Horncastle.

Crews from the town attended a property on Main Road, Thimbleby at about 11.21am following reports of a fire at the plant

Damage had been done by the fire to some wooden biomass fuel pellets which is believed to have been caused by a fault with the automatic feeder in the boiler.

Only an inspection by the crews was required.