FIREFIGHTERS have extinguished a tractor and baler on fire. 

Pickering and Malton fire crews attended the scene near Pickering around 4.58pm yesterday (Monday) following reports of burning. 

The fire caused 80 percent fire, heat and smoke damage to the tractor and 50 percent damage to the baler.

Fire crews used two breathing apparatus, two hose reels, triple extension ladder and small tools to extinguish the fire.

A spokesperson for North Yorkshire Fire Service said the cause is believed to be an electrical or mechanical fault.