Shed and conifer fire - Turves - Fenland

Crews from Whittlesey and March were called to a fire in the open in Turf Drove, Turves.

A large fire had spread to sheds, conifers and a stubble field. 

A number of dogs that were housed nearby were safely removed by the owners before the fire service arrived. 

Firefighters requested assistance from a water carrier from Ramsey and used two hose reels and other equipment to extinguish the fire.

All crews returned to their stations by 11.10pm.

The cause of the fire was accidental, by person.