Fears that gas cylinders might explode led to residents in part of March being evacuated after blaze breaks out near church

Fears that gas cylinders stored in a shed that caught fire in March today might explode, led to neighbours being evacuated.

PUBLISHED: 18:18 14 April 2019 | UPDATED: 18:26 14 April 2019

John Elworthy

Fears that stored gas cylinders might explode led to neighbours being evacuated from a March road today. Pictures; CAMBS FIRE AND RESCUE

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The blaze broke out at 9.25am in Church Street in March near to St Wendreda’s and more than 40...
source: Wisbech Standard

2019-04-14 20:20
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