VIDEO: Large fire sends smoke billowing towards A1 at Peterborough

Fire crews have been called to a large fire which is visible from the A1 near Peterborough this afternoon.

The blaze is sending thick black smoke billowing towards the Water Newton area.

Cambridgeshire Fire and Rescue have not yet confirmed what it is that is on fire, but it appears to be a significant blaze.

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The scene of the fire near Water Newton. Photo: @Mikeyyy32

The scene of the fire near Water Newton. Photo: @Mikeyyy32