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.

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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.

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