Electrical fault causes lorry to catch fire in Whittlesey


- Credit: Archant

A heavy goods lorry caught fire in Whittlesey yesterday.

At 4.35pm, crews from Stanground and Whittlesey were called to the burning vehicle in Kings Dyke

Two firefighters wearing breathing apparatus used two hose reels to extinguish a heavy goods vehicle that was well alight.

Crews returned to their stations by 5.55pm.

The cause of the fire was accidental, by electrical.

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