DFES crews contain blaze on farmland off Hynes Road

Department of Fire and Emergency Services crews worked to contain a blaze on farmland off Hynes Road yesterday. 

According to DFES, Waterloo Bush Fire Brigade personnel and vehicles were required to bring the fire in Picton under control. 

The blaze was called in at 3.29pm before being contained by fire service crews at approximately 4.12pm. 

It is believed a burn-off left unattended was to blame for the fire. 

Fire crews conducted a patrol in the evening.