Crew called to roadside fire in Coates

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- Credit: Archant

A patch of grass caught fire by the roadside in Coates today.

At 12.02pm, one crew from Whittlesey was called to a fire on the A605.

Firefighters arrived to find an area of grass, measuring about five metres by 10 metres, well alight.

They extinguished the fire using a hose reel and returned to their station by 1.05pm.