Crews called to house fire in Peterborough

Fire crews were called to a Peterborough street after a fire started in a city home.

Monday, 15th March 2021, 11:52 am
Updated Monday, 15th March 2021, 11:54 am
Fire crews were called on Friday evening

At 7.17pm on Friday (12) crews from Dogsthorpe and Stanground were called to a fire on Guilsborough Road in Eye Green, Peterborough.

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Firefighters arrived to find a fire in a house. Wearing breathing apparatus they extinguished the fire using a hose reel and cleared the smoke using a positive pressure ventilation fan. The property was evacuated when crews arrived.

The crews returned to their stations by 9pm.

The cause of the fire was accidental.