Boat catches fire in Annesdale, Ely after generator overheats

PUBLISHED: 09:54 11 July 2016 | UPDATED: 09:54 11 July 2016

Boat catches fire in Annesdale, Ely after generator overheats

Boat catches fire in Annesdale, Ely after generator overheats

Archant

An overheated generator caused a boat to catch fire yesterday afternoon.

Crews from Cambridge and Ely were called to a boat fire in Annesdale, Ely at around 12.28pm.

Two firefighters wearing breathing apparatus used a hose reel to extinguish the fire.

They returned to their stations by 2pm.

The cause of the fire was accidental.


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