Wisbech firefighters called to West Norfolk village to tackle blaze involving 10 railway sleepers

Cambridgeshire Fire and Rescue Service was called to attend

Cambridgeshire Fire and Rescue Service was called to attend - Credit: Archant

FIREFIGHTERS from Wisbech were called to extinguish railway sleepers which caught fire or were set alight in a West Norfolk village

Ten railway sleepers and 5sqm of grass was ablaze when the firefighters arrived in Baptist Road, Upwell.

The firefighters used hose reels to extinguish the blaze and were back at base within the hour.

The cause of the fire is unknown.


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