Pictures have shown the extent of an afternoon fire in Andover.

Taking to Facebook, the Andover Fire Station posted the pair of pictures, with one showing a harvester completely destroyed and the other showing a large patch of grass turned black.

Andover Advertiser:

Picture: Andover Fire Station

The message read: "Andover31 along with two other appliances, water carrier & Land Rover dealt with a combine harvester fire at Abbots Ann, Andover.

"Fire also spread to approximately 5 acres of the field but crews managed to save the other 15 acres. So good stop by crews.

"Please stay safe."