Skip close to industrial building catches fire in Yaxley

11:38 24 February 2014

A skip caught fire in Yaxley on Saturday.

A skip caught fire in Yaxley on Saturday.


A skip next to a building caught fire on an industrial estate in Yaxley on Saturday.

One crew from Stanground and one crew from Yaxley rushed to Eagleway Industrial Estate off Broadway at 8.28pm, where they used a jet and a hose reel to put out the flames.

The cause of the fire is unknown.

Crews returned to base by 9.05pm.

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