Road closed after Welwyn Garden City dustcart fire

PUBLISHED: 09:36 26 April 2016 | UPDATED: 09:36 26 April 2016

Police closed off a road after a dustcart fire in Welwyn Garden City

Police closed off a road after a dustcart fire in Welwyn Garden City

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Police closed off a road following a dustcart fire in Welwyn Garden City.

Police closed off a road after a dustcart fire in Welwyn Garden CityPolice closed off a road after a dustcart fire in Welwyn Garden City

Officers were called to Homestead Lane by the fire service shortly before 6.30pm yesterday following reports of a dustcart blaze.

A police spokeswoman said: “It looks like they called us to help with road closures.

“We closed off the road and it was dealt with by 7pm.”

A fire crew from WGC attended the scene and used one hosereel to put out the blaze.

Police closed off a road after a dustcart fire in Welwyn Garden CityPolice closed off a road after a dustcart fire in Welwyn Garden City

Herts Fire Control tweeted: “The fire was contained to the rubbish.”


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