Redruth gorse fire is 'suspected arson'

Police are investigating a suspected arson attack following a gorse fire in Cornwall.

The fire service was alerted to the fire on Trevenson Road, Redruth, at about 2015 BST on Saturday.

A crew from Camborne attended the incident and said that about 50 sq m of gorse had been set alight.

It is suspected that the fire was started deliberately. Devon and Cornwall Police said they were investigating the incident.

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