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Wind turbine fire - Thorney - Fenland

On Sunday (24) at 5.44pm, one crew from Crowland (Lincolnshire Fire and Rescue Service) responded to a wind turbine fire on French Drove, Thorney.

They arrived to find a wind turbine well alight, involving the motor and blades.

No firefighting action was taken.

The incident was handed over firefighters from Dogsthorpe, before being left with the wind turbine company.

The area was reinspected later in the evening and the following morning.

The cause of the fire was accidental.