Fire at industrial unit in Godmanchester was accidental, investigation reveals


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An industrial unit in Godmanchester caught fire this morning (Wednesday).

Firefighters from Huntingdon, Sawtry and St Neots were called to Cohort Way at about 7am and arrived. to find a fire in a single storey industrial unit, measuring around 330sqm.

A spokesman for Cambridgeshire Fire and Rescue Service said: “The building was heavily smoke logged. Wearing breathing apparatus the crews extinguished the fire using a hose reel and a jet and cleared the smoke using a positive pressure ventilation fan.”

An investigation revealed that the cause of the fire was accidental.