Firefighters tackle Thorney car fire

10:40 10 January 2014

Archant

Firefighters tackled a burning car on the A47 near Thorney yesterday.

One crew from Whittlesey and one crew from Dogsthorpe were called to the car on the A47 eastbound Thorney Bypass at 9.10pm.

Two firefighters wearing breathing apparatus used one hose reel to extinguish the fire, which was caused by faulty electrical equipment, before returning to their stations by 10.05pm.

0 comments

More news stories

18:00

Community libraries around Cambridgeshire have received a big boost from online retail giant, Amazon.

17:13

I am not surprised that Fenland District Council rejected the petition to dump the £40 bin charge.

Your report regarding the Shropshires’ intention to move part of their business to Poland rang bells with me and it also resonated with my concerns for the post-Brexit future of the Soham area.

Yesterday, 17:08

Dogs and their owners wagged their tails all the way to Revolution Hair Salon in March today to raise over £400 for Macmillan Cancer Support.

Most read stories

HOT JOBS

Show Job Lists

HOT JOBS

Show Job Lists

Digital Edition

Image
Read the Cambs Times e-edition E-edition

Newsletter Sign Up