HOMES lost power supply after an electricity pylon fire.

North Yorkshire Fire And Rescue Service say they were called out at 6.07pm yesterday to Main Road, in Weaverthorpe near Malton.

A spokesperson said: "A crew attended a fire to a wood electricity pylon which was out on their arrival.

"The fire caused slight fire damage to the top of the wooden pylon post and a small area of cable.

"Electricity Board requested to attend as a couple of properties lost their power supply due to the fire. No action by fire crew."