Bungalow evacuated after fire spreads from garage to roof of home
- Credit: Archant
A bungalow on The Shires, March had to be evacuated at the weekend after a fire spread from a garage to the roof of the home.
Crews from March, Chatteris Whittlesey, Wisbech and Huntingdon were called to the blaze at around 7.16pm on Saturday evening.
Firefighters arrived to find a well-developed fire in a garage that had spread to the roof of a bungalow.
Wearing breathing apparatus the crews extinguished the fire using hose reels and jets.
The building was safely evacuated before the crews arrived.
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The crews returned to their stations by 12.05am.
The cause of the fire was accidental.
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