Fire crews called to Crawley arson attack

West Sussex Fire and Rescue. Pic Steve Robards SR1817300
West Sussex Fire and Rescue. Pic Steve Robards SR1817300

Fire crews rushed to a blaze in a field in Crawley following an arson attack.

Police say that a bale in the field on a farm in Prestwood Lane, Ifield, was ‘deliberately ignited’ in the incident on August 24.

Three crews from West Sussex Fire and Rescue Service attended the scene and extinguished the fire.