Fire crew tackle ‘deliberate’ stack fire near Benwick Road, Whittlesey

Firefighters tackle deliberate blaze at land off Benwick Road, Whittlesey

Firefighters tackle deliberate blaze at land off Benwick Road, Whittlesey - Credit: Archant

Firefighters were called to a ‘deliberate’ stack fire on land off of Benwick Road, Whittlesey last night.

One crew from Whittlesey attended the incident at 10.30pm, to find that three separate stacks, approximately 70 tonnes each, were alight.

The stacks were allowed to burn out.

It is believed the stacks had been set on fire deliberately.

Anyone with information should contact police on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555111.


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