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Fire in food factory - Kings Dyke - Peterborough

Crews from Stanground, Whittlesey, and Dogsthorpe were called to a fire at the McCain food processing factory in Funthams Lane in Peterborough.

Firefighters wearing breathing apparatus used one hose reel to extinguish the fire and returned their stations by 4.20pm.

Sprinklers were activated after the fire started in the food filtration system but it then spread to the roof.

Cause of the fire was accidental.