Firefighters winch burning car out of orchard after arson attack

Arsonists torched a car in Wisbech yesterday morning, Sunday October 30.

Monday, 31st October 2016, 2:52 pm
Updated Wednesday, 16th November 2016, 4:24 pm
The burnt out car in Wisbech

A crew from Wisbech was called to the Vauxhall Astra that was well alight in Burrett Road at 7.06am.

Firefighters wearing breathing apparatus used a winch to pull the car out of an orchard.

They used a hose reel to extinguish the fire and returned to their station by 8.02am.

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The cause of the fire was deliberate.

Anyone with information should contact police on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.