Car bursts into flames on A1 in Huntingdonshire

09:29 22 April 2014

Firefighters were called to a car fire on the northbound A1 on Friday.

Firefighters were called to a car fire on the northbound A1 on Friday.

Archant

Firefighters tackled a car fire on the northbound A1.

One crew from Stanground and one from Huntingdon were called to the stretch of road between junction 15 for Sawtry and 16 for Norman Cross at 2.15pm on Friday (April 18). Wearing breathing apparatus, they used a hose reel to put out the flames before returning to base by 3.25pm.

The cause of the fire was accidental.

More news stories

Yesterday, 18:00
Some of the Houghton and Wyton Ride the Night team (from left) Hilary Barden, Amanda Waughman and Sarah Cossey.

A group of seven friends from Houghton and Wyton are due to ditch the comfort of their beds at the weekend for a charity ride through London - through the night.

Yesterday, 15:31
Just Cards, of St Ives, are nominated for an industry award, owners (l-r) Maureen O'Connell, and Tom O'Connell,

A business in St Ives has reached the finals of a prestigious competition to recognise greetings card retailers.

Yesterday, 15:00
Duck Race at St Neots

The River Great Ouse at St Neots became a sea of yellow on Saturday afternoon when hundreds of plastic ducks took to the water to help raise money for a cancer charity.

Yesterday, 12:00
Russel Court, St Neots, where children used to play on their tramopline,

Parents have been left hopping mad after social landlord Luminus removed two trampolines from a communal garden area just days before the start of half term.

Most read stories

Most commented stories

Digital Edition

Image
Read the Hunts Post e-edition today E-edition