UPDATE 17:30 The moorland fire is out and damping down is in progress. Crews are now leaving the area.


Crews from across West Yorkshire are in attendance at a Moorland Fire in Marsden. The fire is approx 300m x 300m and specialist Wildfire crews are dealing with the incident.

Domestic property fire, on arrival this was confirmed as a bedroom fire, 40% of bedroom involved, 2 breathing apparatus, 1 hose reel and a positive pressure ventilation fan used.

Reports of a house on fire, on arrival this was a kitchen fire, 2 hose reels and 4 breathing apparatus used, minor injuries to occupant of the house.

Appliances attended from Halifax, Illingworth, Rastrick and Odsal

Road traffic collision, two vehicles involved, two persons trapped and one vehicle on fire.

On arrival crews extinguished the fire and rescued the two casualties from the other vehicle, casualties were handed over to paramedics.