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

PUBLISHED: 17:28 31 October 2016 | UPDATED: 17:28 31 October 2016

Arsonists torched a car in Burrett Road, Wisbech.

Arsonists torched a car in Burrett Road, Wisbech.


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.”

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

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