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UPDATED: Firefighters from the Isle of Wight Fire and Rescue Service and Hampshire Fire and Rescue Service have been called to reports of a fire at Rookley County Park this evening (Wednesday). 

Fire appliances were called to the scene at around 20:00, including a mainland appliance that has been stationed at Newport on standby while island fire crews tackled the Undercliff blaze.

UPDATE – It has been confirmed that a cooker fire prompted the response.

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The incident has been brought to a close.

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