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PICTURES: Heath fire near Ringwood

Firefighters are still tackling a large heath fire next to the A338 near Ringwood.

There is currently a lane closure southbound on the A338.

Credit: Christchurch Borough Council & East Dorset District Council
Credit: Christchurch Borough Council & East Dorset District Council
Credit: Christchurch Borough Council & East Dorset District Council
Credit: Christchurch Borough Council & East Dorset District Council
Credit: Christchurch Borough Council & East Dorset District Council

Smoke plumes as firefighters tackle large heath fire

Smoke plumes are causing visibility problems for some drivers this rush hour as firefighters tackle a large heath fire next to the A338 near Ringwood.

There is currently a lane closure southbound on the A338 from Ringwood.

Crews remain at the scene and are making 'good progress' to bring the blaze under control.

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