Pinchbeck plant nursery blaze is “suspicious,” say police

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Police and fire investigators are treating as “suspicious” a blaze at a commercial plant nursery in Pinchbeck.

Crews from six fire stations, including Spalding, Holbeach, Crowland and Bourne, fought the blaze which broke out at Glorchid V-Flora in Surfleet Road just after 6.10am on Sunday.

It caused severe damage to a single floor commercial greenhouse and its contents, although no one was injured.

A Lincolnshire Police spokeswoman said: “At this stage, we are treating the fire as suspicious and fire investigators will be meeting with our officers and crime scene officers this morning to investigate further.”