Woods near Peterborough’s Crescent Bridget set on fire

Woods near Peterborough’s Crescent Bridge was deliberately set on fire.

Friday, 2nd August 2019, 3:34 pm

Firefighters from the Dogsthorpe Station were sent out shortly before 4pm yesterday (Thursday) to Thorpe Road, at the rear of the bridge.

The fire crew arrived to find a small fire in the woods involving trees and rubbish.

The firefighters used an aqua pack and buckets to extinguish the fire before returning to the station by 4.40pm.

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Anyone with information about the fire should contact police by visiting www.cambs.police.uk to submit an online report or call Crimestoppers on 0800 555111.