Tyre fire - Coveney - East Cambs

On Thursday (5) at 2.33pm one crew from Ely, one crew from Chatteris, and a water carrier from Suffolk were called to a tyre fire on West Fen Road, Coveney.

Crews arrived to find approximately 5 x 2m of tyres alight, and large plumes of black smoke. Using a hose reel, firefighters extinguished the fire and returned to their station by 4.45pm.

The cause of the fire was accidental.