Three horses were evacuated from a fire at a stable in Upham, which led to three adults being treated at the scene. 

The fire - which had been started by loose hay, took hold of the wooden stable block on Winchester Road yesterday (June 8.)

Daily Echo:

Hampshire Fire and Rescue Service (HFRS) crews from Bishops Waltham, Eastleigh and Hightown were dispatched to the scene at 14.21 and found smoke and flames coming from the structure. 

A spokesperson from HFRS said the fire "began within loose hay before spreading to the stables."

The farm's owners helped crews evacuate the horses.

Daily Echo:

Firefighters used four sets of breathing apparatus, one jet, two hose reel jets, Fareham’s water carrier and an on-site digger to extinguish the fire.

Daily Echo:

Three adults were treated at the scene for minor smoke inhalation before fire crews left the scene at 15:17.