Car destroyed by fire in Paignton


A car, set alight deliberately, was destroyed earlier today in Paignton.

One fire engine from Paignton attended the incident on Totnes Road just before midday, along with an off road vehicle from Buckfastleigh due to access issues.

Devon and Somerset Fire and rescue service said on their website: “On arrival crews confirmed this vehicle was totally destroyed by fire and used on water jet to prevent the fire spreading any further. The cause of the fire was deliberate and the Police were informed,”

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