PHOTOS: Peterborough photographer captures dramatic moment fire engulfs van in city street

This is the moment fire engulfed a van fire in Stanground last night.

Thursday, 10th August 2017, 10:08 am
Updated Tuesday, 12th September 2017, 12:07 pm
Fire crews tackling the blaze in Stanground. Photo: Terry Harris

Peterborough photographer Terry Harris captured these dramatic pictures as fire crews rushed to tackle the blaze on Wednesday, August 9.

At 11.22pm one crew from Stanground was called to a fire in Coneygree Road in Stanground.

Firefighters arrived to find a Citroen van on fire. Wearing breathing apparatus they extinguished the fire using a hose reels and returned to their station by 1.10am.

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Fire crews tackling the blaze in Stanground. Photo: Terry Harris

The cause of the fire was accidental.

Fire crews tackling the blaze in Stanground. Photo: Terry Harris
Fire crews tackling the blaze in Stanground. Photo: Terry Harris
Fire crews tackling the blaze in Stanground. Photo: Terry Harris
Fire crews tackling the blaze in Stanground. Photo: Terry Harris
Fire crews tackling the blaze in Stanground. Photo: Terry Harris
Fire crews tackling the blaze in Stanground. Photo: Terry Harris
Fire crews tackling the blaze in Stanground. Photo: Terry Harris
Fire crews tackling the blaze in Stanground. Photo: Terry Harris
Fire crews tackling the blaze in Stanground. Photo: Terry Harris
Fire crews tackling the blaze in Stanground. Photo: Terry Harris
Fire crews tackling the blaze in Stanground. Photo: Terry Harris