Combine harvester catches fire in Benwick

PUBLISHED: 09:22 25 August 2015 | UPDATED: 09:22 25 August 2015


A combine harvester caught fire in Benwick on Saturday.

At 5.51pm, crews from Chatteris and Ramsey were called to a fire involving a combine harvester in Doddington Road, Benwick.

A combine harvester was well alight in a stubble field measuring 30m by 10m.

Two hose reels were used to extinguish it and crews returned to their stations by 7.30pm.

The cause of the fire was a mechanical fault.

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