Mystery surrounds cause of fire in Great Paxton

Cambridge Fire and Rescue Service

Cambridge Fire and Rescue Service - Credit: Archant

Fire-fighters were called to a fire last night in Great Paxton where two cars were found on fire, as well as a house.

Two crews from St Neots were called to a car fire in Bishops Way, at about 1.30am and arrived to find two cars ablaze.

The fire spread quickly to a nearby house. Firefighters used two hose reels to extinguish the blaze, whilst wearing breathing apparatus. The crews returned to their station by 3.45am.

A spokesman for Cambridgeshire Fire and Rescue Service said all residents were accounted for and there were no reports of injuries.

The cause of the fire is currently unknown, with investigation ongoing.


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