Stack fire - Farcet - Huntingdonshire

A crew from Stanground was called to a stack fire in Conquest Drove, Farcet.

Approximately 40 tonnes of straw in a stack measuring 10m by 10m was well alight. Firefighters ensured the fire would not spread using tools and water. It has been left to burn out and regular inspections are being made by fire crews.

They returned to station by 9.15pm.

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