Firefighters tackle car blaze in Horndean

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These dramatic pictures show a car being engulfed by flames near a busy junction.

The Ford car burst into flames at the junction of Dell Piece West, Catherington Lane and Portsmouth Road in Horndean at about 11am yesterday.

This video was taken by Maureen Gunnell.

A crew from Horndean went to the scene and it took them 20 minutes to put out the blaze.

A fire service spokesman said: ‘A crew from Horndean attended a car fire. They used two breathing apparatus and two hosereels to extinguish the fire, the cause of which is not known at this stage.’

No-one was thought to be hurt.




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