South East Wales

Fire crews tackle grass blaze on Penrhys mountain

Penrhys mountain fire Image copyright Jamie Jenkins

Crews are tackling a grass fire on Penrhys mountain, Rhondda Cynon Taff.

It covers an area of about 20 hectares (50 acres) and five engines are at the scene.

A spokeswoman for South Wales Fire and Rescue Service said there is not currently a risk to nearby houses.

But she added an area is "well alight".

Image copyright Jamie Jenkins

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