Arsonists target large metal container in the second blaze in Maple Grove, March, in a week

Fire crew tackled a blaze in a metal container in Maple Grove, March

Fire crew tackled a blaze in a metal container in Maple Grove, March - Credit: Archant

Arsonists set fire to a metal container in Maple Grove, March, in the early hours making it the second deliberate blaze attack in the road in less than a week.

At 12.07am on Monday, (9), one fire engine from March was called to a fire on Maple Grove in a container measuring two metres by three metres.

Firefighters extinguished the blaze using a hose reel and returned to their station by 1.15am.

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.

• Do you have any more information about the fire? Contact the newsdesk 01354 661915


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