FIREFIGHTERS were called to a fire in a commerical property in Brooks Lane at 10.30pm last night.

One fire engine from Middlewich and another from Winsford attended.

A spokesperson for Cheshire Fire and Rescue Service, said: "At around 10.30pm firefighters were called to a report of a fire on Brooks Lane in Middlewich.

"On arrival at the overhead line, underground utility contractor premises crews discovered that it was a case of controlled burning.

"Firefighters extinguished the fire with a hose reel jet, as it had got out of control.

"They were in attendance for around 45 minutes."