Fire crews respond to mock chemical incident in Peterborough City Centre as training continues

The training exercise in Peterborough City Centre last night. Photo: Cambridgeshire Fire and Rescue
The training exercise in Peterborough City Centre last night. Photo: Cambridgeshire Fire and Rescue

Fire crews responded to a chemical incident with multiple causalities in Peterborough City Centre, but thankfully it was all just part of their training.

Cambridgeshire Fire and Rescue took part in a large scale training exercise in Lower Bridge Street last night, Tuesday April 17, responding to a mock chemical incident with multiple casualties.

The training exercise in Peterborough City Centre last night. Photo: Cambridgeshire Fire and Rescue

The training exercise in Peterborough City Centre last night. Photo: Cambridgeshire Fire and Rescue

It is all part of fire crews' year round training programme to ensure they are ready to respond to any eventuality.

The training exercise in Peterborough City Centre last night. Photo: Cambridgeshire Fire and Rescue

The training exercise in Peterborough City Centre last night. Photo: Cambridgeshire Fire and Rescue