Van catches fire near Monk’s Wood

09:42 08 January 2013

fire, fireman, fire officer, hosepipe, fire service,

fire, fireman, fire officer, hosepipe, fire service,

Archant

AN electrical fault caused a fire to break out in a van on Monday (January 7).

The small diesel van was travelling along the B1090, close to Monk’s Wood, when the fire started at about 5.15pm.

Firefighters from Sawtry arrived to find the van half on, half off the carriageway.

The fire was extinguished and the crew was back at base by 6.15pm.

0 comments

More news stories

Fri, 16:00

The Post Office is proposing to move its Warboys branch into a new outlet in the village.

Fri, 13:31
Mothercare confirms closure of Huntingdon store

Mothercare in Huntingdon has announced it will close at the beginning of March.

Fri, 11:50
Pathfinder House, home of Huntingdonshire District Council.

Huntingdonshire District Council has said it will launch an internal review into an incident involving one of its refuse lorries.

Fri, 10:07
Police and Crime Commissioner, Jason Ablewhite

Cambridgeshire’s police and crime commissioner is hoping to reduce the number of collisions on Cambridgeshire’s roads by funding a new police casualty reduction officer post.

Most read stories

Most commented stories

Local business directory

Cambridgeshire's trusted business finder

Show Job Lists

Digital Edition

Image
Read the Hunts Post e-edition E-edition

Newsletter Sign Up