Firefighters tackle fire at Buxton reservoir after large group of youths seen in the area

Errwood Reservoir
Errwood Reservoir

Firefighters have tackled a fire in the open at a reservoir in Buxton after a large group of youths were seen in the area.

Derbyshire Fire & Rescue Service were called to the fire at Errwood Reservoir, Buxton, at 9.30pm last night, Tuesday, July 23.

A crew from Whaley attended and put out the large camp fire which was in the open.

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A Fire & Rescue spokesman said Derbyshire police has been informed of the fire.

The spokesman said: "It was reported due to a large group of youths in the area."

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