Six boys arrested after arson attack last night in Humberston Field

Humberside Fire Service were called out around 5.45 pm yesterday evening after a farmers field was believed to have been deliberately set on fire.

Six 14yr old boys have been arrested after the major fire last night at Humberston.

The devastating results of the major fire last night in Humberston can be seen in the following footage.

Devastated fields after suspected arson attack : Video: © Cleethorpes News 24

Appliances from different areas of Humberside Fire and Rescue were called out deal with a major fire in Humberston yesterday evening.

The blaze, Which is being treated as arson was reported around 5.45pm last night.

Aftermath of the fire

Fire services could be seen cutting through metal fences to gain access to the fields as the fire threatened to spread even further

Firefighters tackle the blaze and prevent it spreading to other fields : Picture : © Cleethorpes News 24

Horses in nearby fields were being spooked by the fire and people could be seen trying to round them up.

Our photographer saw two deer frightened in the corner of the field which was ablaze but they remained in the corner safely away from the fire.

The scene after the fire put out and under control : Picture : © Cleethorpes News 24

The blaze will cost the owners thousands of pounds as the fire has complety ruined the whole field and crop.

The wind was fanning the flames which was making it difficult for the firefighters : Picture : © Cleethorpes News 24

The fire was eventually brought under control much to the relief of all involved.

Humberside fire service stayed on for a while longer to make sure everything was dampened down and out.

Investigations will continue to try and find who caused the fire.

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