(Image not of Caldy Hill)
Merseyside Fire & Rescue Service was called out to a fire involving grassland in West Kirby today (Wednesday 8th May). The fire on Caldy Hill involved 400 square metres of grass and gorse. Firefighters were called out just after 3pm and the fire was well alight when they arrived.
Column Road was closed off between Burlingham Avenue and Croome Drive while the fire was being tackled.
There were no reports that anyone was injured in the incident.
Two fire appliances attended from Heswall and West Kirby community fire stations. Firefighters were at the scene for around an hour.