Factory unit fire - Woodston - Peterborough

At 6.02pm on Tuesday (15) one crew from Yaxley, one crew from Stanground and one crew from the Peterborough Volunteers Fire Brigade were called to a fire on Morley Way in Woodston, Peterborough.

Firefighters arrived to find a fire on the ground floor of a factory unit. The building was heavily smoke logged. Wearing breathing apparatus they extinguished the fire using hose reels and cleared the smoke using a positive pressure ventilation fan.

The crews returned to their stations by 7.45pm.

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