Firefighters from Shanklin have tackled a fire in the open this afternoon (Saturday).
The Hampshire & Isle of Wight Fire and Rescue Service crew attended the scene on Golf Links Road at just after 14:30 after a 999 call reporting a fire at the side of the road was received by the control room.
The retained Shanklin crew used 2 hose reel jets to extinguish the fire, which was partially located behind a fence, and had flames reaching several feet in to the air.
It is not known how the fire started. Crews stood down at just after 15:10 having fully extinguished the fire and dampened down the area.