House fire in Walton tackled by firefighters

Firefighters put out a house fire in Walton yesterday (Tuesday).

Wednesday, 11th September 2019, 11:10 am

At 10.33am, one crew from Dogsthorpe, the north roaming fire engine and one crew from Stanground were called to Croyland Road.

The crews arrived to find smoke issuing from a bedroom window.

Wearing breathing apparatus, firefighters used two hose reels and one jet to extinguish the fire, before using a positive pressure ventilation fan to clear the smoke.

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Cambridgeshire Fire and Rescue Service said: “All persons were accounted for.

“The cause of the fire was accidental.”