Crews called to Drumoak farm blaze

June 19, 2019

Firefighters were called to a farm in Drumoak this afternoon after heavy machinery caught alight. Crews were called to a field near Broomfield Steading just after 4pm. A large hay baler had caught fire. Two fire engines from Banchory were called to the farm. The flames were extinguished by 4.40pm.


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After two decades responding to treble nine calls, firefighter Derek Wilson has seen first-hand the devastation a house fire can cause. Now he is working to prevent blazes and protect those most at risk from dying in their own home, especially those over 60.