Police close road as firefighters tackle building blaze near A605

Firefighters were called to the blaze near the A605 at around 6.30am this morning (April 21).

Firefighters were called to the blaze near the A605 at around 6.30am this morning (April 21). - Credit: Twitter/@CambsFRS

Police closed the A605 in Cambridgeshire this morning while firefighters dealt with a large blaze at an outbuilding near March.  

Pictures show what looks to be two buildings well alight on the Goosetree Estate near Ring’s End earlier today (April 21). 

The road was closed in both directions while fire crews got the blaze, which looks to have destroyed a car, under control.  

Within the last few minutes, police have confirmed that the “A605 at Ring’s End has now reopened”. 

Earlier this morning, a spokesperson for Cambridgeshire Police said: “The A605 is currently closed in both directions around the Ring’s End area due to fire.  

Firefighters on scene near March.

Firefighters on scene near March. - Credit: Twitter/@CambsFRS

“Please avoid the area and await further updates.” 

A spokesperson for Cambridgeshire Fire and Rescue Service said: “Crews from Stanground, Thorney, March and Wisbech are currently tackling a building fire near Goosetree. 

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“They’ve been at the scene since the early hours of the morning after our control was alerted just after 6.30am.”  

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