Firefighters extinguish ‘deliberate’ blaze at RAF Upwood

The fire at RAF Upwood on March 19

The fire at RAF Upwood on March 19 - Credit: Archant

Firefighters from Ramsey and Huntingdon were called to a fire at RAF Upwood over the weekend.

The incident, which investigators say was started deliberately, saw a large quantity of unknown rubbish set alight next to a derelict building on March 19.

Teams were called at 3.36pm and wore breathing apparatus and used a hose reel to extinguish the blaze, before returning to their stations 5.03pm.

Anyone with information should contact police on 101 or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.

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