Fire in the open - A1 - Huntingdonshire
08/11/2017 - 1.18PM
On Wednesday (8) at 1.18pm, one crew from Huntingdon and one crew from Yaxley were called to a fire in the open by the A1 near Sawtry.
Firefighters arrived to find a fire involving overheated wheels of a lorry. The tyres had become separated from the vehicle and were well alight in a field next to the grass verge.
Using a hose reel, firefighters extinguished the fire and returned to their station by 2.30pm.
The cause of the fire was accidental.