Exmouth firefighters tackle car fire

Firefighters from Exmouth were called to Imperial Road in the early hours of Saturday morning following reports a car was on fire.

Firefighters from Exmouth were called to Imperial Road in the early hours of Saturday morning following reports a car was on fire.

When the fire crew arrived they found the vehicle was well-alight.

The fire brigade wore breathing apparatus and used two dry powder extinguishers and one hose reel to extinguish the fire.

Hydraulic cutting equipment was also used to gain entry to doors, boot and bonnet.

The incident was left in the hands of the police.