Firefighters called to asbestos roofed car workshop

FIREFIGHTERS were mobilised on Tuesday (June 26) evening after a fire in a car workshop. Two crews from Huntingdon and two from St Neots were called to the incident in Toseland Road, Graveley at 11.49pm. A water carrier from Dogs Thorpe and a turntable l

FIREFIGHTERS were mobilised on Tuesday (June 26) evening after a fire in a car workshop.

Two crews from Huntingdon and two from St Neots were called to the incident in Toseland Road, Graveley at 11.49pm. A water carrier from Dogs Thorpe and a turntable ladder were also requested. Breathing apparatus was used by firefighters to fight the blaze, which involved an asbestos roof. Police were called to secure the site and crews left at 12.57am.

It is believed the fire was caused by a florescent light that caught fire after being left switched on. The building is said to be badly smoke logged.

INFORMATION: Anyone with information is asked to contact police on 0845 4564564.


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