A COMMERCIAL skip and around 20 pallets were destroyed during a fire. 

Dorset and Wiltshire Fire and Rescue Service were called to reports of a fire in the open on Black Moor Road in Verwood at around 10.40 last night (Monday, August 1).

One crew from Verwood attended. 

A spokesperson for the fire service said: "One crew from Verwood attended the incident which involved a commercial skip and approximately 20 pallets, well alight on arrival.

"The fire was extinguished using two hose reel jets – everything was 100 per cent destroyed by fire."


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