Firefighters use winch to pull torched car out of orchard in Burrett Road, Wisbech

Arsonists torched a car in Burrett Road, Wisbech.

Arsonists torched a car in Burrett Road, Wisbech. - Credit: Archant

Firefighters used a winch to pull a torched car out of an orchard in Wisbech on Sunday morning.

A Cambs Fire spokesman said: “One crew from Wisbech was called to a car that was well alight in Burrett Road at around 7.06am.

“Firefighters wearing breathing apparatus used a winch to pull the car out of an orchard.

“They used a hose reel to extinguish the fire and returned to their station by 8.02am.

“The cause of the fire was deliberate.”


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Anyone with information should contact police on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

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