Cambridgeshire

Smoke warning after March warehouse fire

Fire at Creek Fen in March Image copyright Cambridgeshire Fire and Rescue
Image caption The fire started in a warehouse at a recycling plant in March

Residents in a Cambridgeshire town were advised to close doors and windows after thick smoke emerged from a fire at a recycling plant.

The blaze started in a warehouse on the site at Creek Fen, March, at about 17:30 BST.

Cambridgeshire Fire and Rescue Service advised local residents to close off their homes as a safety precaution.

Nine crews tackled the fire. Some were still at the scene several hours later, damping down the area.

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