Fire in Warboys on Tuesday night was accidental

A shed on fire in Warboys

A shed on fire in Warboys PICTURE: Ann Louise - Credit: Ann Louise

The blaze started in a shed and was spreading to nearby homes when the fire service arrived.

A shed on fire in Warboys

A shed on fire in Warboys PICTURE: Ann Louise - Credit: Ann Louise

Two people were taken to hospital last on Tuesday night after a fire in Warboys.

Fire crews from Huntingdon and Chatteris were called at 7.20pm on May 13 to Station Road, in Warboys.

Fire-fighters arrived to find a blaze, which had started in a shed, and was spreading to nearby homes.

Wearing breathing apparatus, crews extinguished the fire using hose reels and cleared the smoke using a positive pressure ventilation fan.

Firefighters in Warboys

Firefighters in Warboys PICTURE: Ann Louise - Credit: Ann Louise

Two casualties required treatment for smoke inhalation and were taken to hospital by ambulance.

The cause of the fire was accidental.