Arsonists destroyed derelict caravan in Chatteris

Fire engine

Fire engine - Credit: Archant

Arsonists destroyed a derelict caravan in Chatteris yesterday.

A crew from Chatteris was called to the caravan fire in Middlemore Drove, London Road, Chatteris.

A derelict caravan was on fire and was extinguished using hose reels. A propane cylinder was also safely removed and cooled.

The crew returned to station at 12.25am.

A fire service spokesman said: “The cause of the fire was deliberate. Anyone with information should contact the police on 101 or the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.”

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