Around 45 firefighters are currently on site of a wildfire in Johnstripe near Dunphail.
Fire crews from Forres, Carbridge, Grantown, Elgin and Lossiemouth are working to douse the flames that started nearly nearly hours ago.
A spokesperson said: “We received the call about the fire at around 4.13pm this afternoon.
“A total of 9 appliances have been deployed to the wildfire including two water carriers and the wildfire units.”
We are currently in attendance at a large wildfire near Forres.
Firefighters are working to extinguish the fire, which has taken hold of a section of grass and forestry. pic.twitter.com/SFeMzowYVK
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The fire although in a rural area is posing danger to nearby wind turbines.
More to follow.