THE cause of a barn fire near Denbigh, is under investigation.

Crews are currently damping down at a barn fire in Trefnant on Saturday.

A North Wales Fire and Rescue Service spokesman said: “Firefighters from Rhyl, Prestatyn, Denbigh and Abergele were called to the property.

“The fire is thought to have affected around 20 x one ton straw and hay bales.

“Crews set up a portable pump to tackle the fire and worked with the farmer to turn over the straw affected by fire in the barn.

“The cause of the fire is under investigation.”