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Firefighters battle large barn fire near Wadebridge

Crews came from Bodmin, Wadebridge, Lostwithiel, Padstow, Delabole, Liskeard and Newquay. Credit: @WadebridgeCFRS

Firefighters have been tackling a huge barn fire in Saint Mabyn.

Seven fire engines from across Cornwall and Devon were called to Wadebridge Road as around 1000 bales of hay were well alight.

The first calls came in at around 7.30pm and fire crews were still working to put out the flames in the early hours of this morning.

Cornwall Fire say no body had been hurt.

Cornwall Fire took 19 emergency calls about the fire. Credit: @WadebridgeCFRS

Three nearby roads are closed as crews need access and people are being asked to avoid the area today.

Thick black plumes of smoke filled the night's sky near Wadebridge. Credit: @WadebridgeCFRS