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.


You may also want to watch:


Become a Supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years. Our industry faces testing times, which is why we're asking for your support. Every contribution will help us continue to produce local journalism that makes a measurable difference to our community.

Become a Supporter