Car fire - city centre - Peterborough

One crew from Stanground was called to a fire on Russell Street in Peterborough city centre. 

Firefighters arrived to find a car well alight, with the fire spreading quickly to nearby houses. Wearing breathing apparatus they extinguished the fire using hose reels. Two houses were affected by the smoke.

The crews returned to their station by 8.50pm.

The cause of the fire was deliberate. Anyone with information should contact police on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555111.