Fire crews tackle blaze on A1

09:28 17 February 2014

Firefighters were called to the scene on the southbound carriageway of the A1 at Little Paxton.

Firefighters were called to the scene on the southbound carriageway of the A1 at Little Paxton.

Archant

Firefighters battled a car fire on the southbound carriageway of the A1 at Little Paxton on Sunday evening (February 16).

One fire engine from St Neots and one from Gamlingay were called to the incident at 5.39pm, where the car was well alight.

Using breathing apparatus and a hose reel, crews extinguished the flames before returning to their stations by 7.13pm.

0 comments

More news stories

21 minutes ago
U.S. military personnel from bases in Europe and the United States will be participating in this years Royal International Air Tattoo July 17-19 at RAF Fairford, United Kingdom. U.S. participation in RIAT highlights the strength of the U.S. commitment to the security of NATO, our ever-strong alliance with the UK demonstrates our interoperability with allies and partners from around the world. Various US military aircraft and equipment that are scheduled on display include, but not limited to: F-15C Eagle, KC-135, Stratotanker, A-10 Thunderbolt II, and CV-22 Osprey. The presence of these aircraft and Airmen at the show promotes our strong ties with NATO, Europe and our worldwide partners.

Highways England has issued advice for drivers ahead of The American Air Show at IWM Duxford this weekend.

08:04
Pierced silver Roman siliqua coin deemed treasure by coroner

A rare Roman silver coin believed to date back more than 1,600-years-old has been discovered in St Neots.

Yesterday, 14:45
Duke of Edinburgh is welcomed by local school pupils to Graham Water where he was visiting to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the reservoir. 


Matthew Power Photography

The Duke of Edinburgh returned to Grafham Water yesterday (Wednesday), 50 years after he originally opened it in 1966.

Yesterday, 11:50
Alan Huckle at Barretts of St Neots

Barretts in St Neots has today (Thursday) confirmed it will be closing down.

Most read stories

Most commented stories

Local business directory

Cambridgeshire's trusted business finder
HOT JOBS

Show Job Lists

Digital Edition

Image
Read the Hunts Post e-edition E-edition

Newsletter Sign Up