Boat catches fire in Annesdale, Ely after generator overheats

Boat catches fire in Annesdale, Ely after generator overheats

Boat catches fire in Annesdale, Ely after generator overheats - Credit: 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.