Thursday, August 21 - Car catches fire outside Rivermead Road post office

PUBLISHED: 14:42 21 August 2008 | UPDATED: 09:32 10 June 2010

EXMOUTH firefighters were called to Rivermead Aveune shortly before 12.30pm today after a car caught fire outside the post office.

EXMOUTH firefighters were called to Rivermead Aveune shortly before 12.30pm today after a car caught fire outside the post office.

The owner of the car had smelled burning and evacuated a woman and young child travelling with him to safety before borrowing a fire extinguisher to use on the underneath of the vehicle.

The fire was out on the fire crew's arrival. The firefighters used a hose reel to damp down any hot spots.

The car was slightly fire damaged.

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