Man Escapes With Minor Burns After Boat Fire

A MAN escaped with minor burns after a blaze tore through a boat moored in Upware. The incident took place in Old School Lane near the Five Miles From Anywhere Pub at around 6am on Tuesday (August 4) Two crews from Soham and one crew from Cambridge arrive

A MAN escaped with minor burns after a blaze tore through a boat moored in Upware.

The incident took place in Old School Lane near the Five Miles From Anywhere Pub at around 6am on Tuesday (August 4)

Two crews from Soham and one crew from Cambridge arrived to find the boat burning and ambulance crews were called to attend to the man who had suffered burns to his arms. The boat was destroyed by fire and early indications are that the cause of the fire was accidental.

Become a Supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years. Our industry faces testing times, which is why we're asking for your support. Every contribution will help us continue to produce local journalism that makes a measurable difference to our community.

Become a Supporter