Ramsey house catches fire after arsonists torch wheelie bin

Fire crews

Fire crews - Credit: Archant

A HOUSE in Ramsey caught fire after flames spread from a bin torched by arsonists (Tuesday).

A fire was started in a wheelie bin outside a home in Station Road at around 2pm which spread to the house.

Firefighters from Ramsey and Huntingdon extinguished the blaze, that also affected an electricity box outside the property. A fire affecting two wheelie bins was also put out.

The cause of fire is said to be deliberate.

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