Fire crews called to early morning car fire

(Last Updated On: February 11, 2019)

The fire service was called to a report of a car on fire on Walls Hill Road in the early hours of this morning, Saturday 9th February.

One fire engine from Torquay was mobilised to the incident at around 00:45hrs.

A member of the public reported the incident.

Devon and Somerset Fire and Rescue Service said on their website:
“On arrival, the Incident Commander confirmed a fire in the engine bay of the car and got to work to extinguish the fire using two breathing apparatus, one hose reel jet.

“The fire caused approximately 50% fire damage to the car. The incident was left in the hands of the police,”

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