WITNESSES are being sought after a grass fire was believed to have been started deliberately at Mill Lane, Winwick, Warrington, last night.
One fire engine attended from Warrington was called at at around 10.30pm on Wednesday evening following reports of a fire in the open in Mill Lane.
On arrival the crew found a section of grass well alight.
A water back pack and hand beaters were used to extinguish the flames.
It is believed that the fire had been started deliberately. Anyone with information is asked to call Cheshire Police on 101 quoting IML 709673.