Car catches fire in Witchford

Jackie Mowatt had a ring removed from her swollen finger by Ely fire service.

Jackie Mowatt had a ring removed from her swollen finger by Ely fire service. - Credit: Archant

A mechanical fault caused a car to catch fire in Witchford yesterday.

At 12.59pm, a crew from Ely was called to a car fire in Ward Way.

Two firefighters wearing breathing apparatus used a hose reel to extinguish it and returned to the station by 1.50pm.