Fire in the open - New England - Peterborough

At 12.22am on Friday (11) one crew from Dogsthorpe and one crew from Stanground were called to a fire on Maskew Avenue in New England, Peterborough.

Firefighters arrived to find two separate fires involving tyres that were spreading to nearby cars. They extinguished the fires using a hose reel and returned to their stations by 12.55am.

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