Large North Brink building goes up in flames at 3am in Wisbech

A large building in North Brink, Wisbech went up in flames on Sunday morning (December 8). Picture:

A large building in North Brink, Wisbech went up in flames on Sunday morning (December 8). Picture: Archant/File - Credit: Archant/File

A large Fen building went up in flames at the weekend and left firefighters tackling the blaze for more than four hours.

The fire started at the building, measuring 15 x 20 meters, at North Brink in Wisbech at around 3am on Sunday, December 8.

A spokesman for Cambridgeshire Fire and Rescue Service said: "A crew from Wisbech, one crew from March and one crew from West Walton were called to the fire.

"Crews arrived to find a fire in a building measuring 15 x 20 metres.

"Wearing breathing apparatus, firefighters used three jets and one hose reel to extinguish the fire before returning to their stations by 7.20am.


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"The incident was later reinspected. The cause of the fire was accidental."

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