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WATCH: Yateley Common up in flames

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5:35pm 5th April 2017
(Updated 6:09am 6th April 2017)

A fire took hold at Yateley Common on April 5.

Approximately three to four hectares of land was ablaze - with dense gorse and undergrowth destroyed.

A video from the scene shows smoke billowing from the area - other photos show the flames spreading:

Yateley Common Rangers on Twitter said it was at the Blackwater end of the Common - next to the A30.

A number Hampshire Fire and Rescue crews rushed to the scene.

Fleet Fire Station sent a water carrier to assist the wild fire too. 

Hampshire Fire Service tell us they were called around 4.54pm.

At the moment crews say they do not know how it started.

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Huge plumes of smoke were seen for miles.

This image was taken by Stacey Marchant:

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Olly Davis is also in the area. 

He shared these photos:

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At 7.30pm there was an update from Rushmoor crews.

They were still on the scene:

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