Children set school astro turf alight in Martinborough

Firefighters were called out to Martinborough School at 2.42pm. Photo / File
Firefighters were called out to Martinborough School at 2.42pm. Photo / File

Children were caught setting fire to astro turf at a South Wairarapa school this afternoon.

Firefighters were called out to Martinborough School at 2.42pm after reports of children setting the school's astro turf alight, a Fire Service shift manager said.

Police are now handling the matter.

School children are currently on holiday.

- NZ Herald

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