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Building fire - Arbury ward - Cambridge

At 8.49pm on Tuesday (17) crews were called to a fire on Histon Road in Cambridge.

More than 30 firefighters, including crews from Cambridge, Burwell, Cottenham, St Ives, Linton and Huntingdon attended the scene.

Firefighters arrived to find a well developed fire in a disused building. Wearing breathing apparatus they extinguishing the fire using jets and returned to their stations by 1am.

Regular inspections have been taking place to ensure the area is safe.

An investigation is being carried out to determine the cause of the fire.

 

Update - Wednesday September 19

The investigation into the cause of the fire has found the fire was started accidentally.