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House fire – Burwell - East Cambs

At 1.25pm on Saturday (26) the south roaming fire engine and a crew from Cambridge, along with crews from Newmarket and Mildenhall in Suffolk, were called to a fire on Grantchester Rise in Burwell. 

Firefighters arrived to find a fire in the kitchen of a house. Wearing breathing apparatus they extinguished the fire using a hose reel and cleared the smoke using a positive pressure ventilation fan.  

A female casualty was given first aid at the scene and left in the care of ambulance crews.  

The crews returned to their stations by 3.50pm. 

The cause of the fire was accidental.