House fire - Cherry Hinton - Cambridge

At 7.04pm on Wednesday (23) two crews from Cambridge were called to a fire in St Bedes Crescent, Cherry Hinton, Cambridge.

Four firefighters wearing breathing apparatus used a hose reel to extinguish a fire that is believed to have been caused by a gas explosion in a cupboard where the boiler was housed.

Firefighters worked with police to evacuate adjacent properties.

One casualty was treated by the ambulance service.

Crews returned to their station by 9.45pm.

The cause of the fire was accidental.