Arsonists strike in blaze at Pymoor

Arsonists strike at Pymoor near Littleport. Trees and timber were on fire

Arsonists strike at Pymoor near Littleport. Trees and timber were on fire - Credit: Archant

Arsonists torched trees and wood in a fire at Pymoor.

A crew from Littleport station were called at 6.56pm on Saturday (6) to the fire on Westmoor Court in Pymoor.

A Cambridgeshire Fire and Rescue spokesman said: “Firefighters arrived to find a fire measuring around 20 metres by 20 metres, which involved timber and tree branches.

“They extinguished the fire using a hose reel and returned to their station by 9.10pm.

“The cause of the fire was deliberate.”

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