A grain dryer fire was tackled by firecrews.

The equipment at a farm in north Dorset caught fire during the drying process, Dorset & Wiltshire Fire and Rescue Service said.

Two crews from Blandford and a crew from Shaftesbury were alerted after getting a call at 6.40pm on Friday.

Firefighters wearing breathing kits used hoses to extinguish it.

A spokesperson for Blandford Fire Station said: "On arrival, crews were met with a grain dryer containing 20 tonnes of barley alight."

The spokesperson added: "Crews remained in attendance dampening down the barley that had been removed from the dryer."