Van destroyed inÂ fire in underground car park '“Â REGIONAL
A 19-year-old man was taken to hospital after a van was destroyed by aÂ blaze in an underground car park.Â
The abandonedÂ Peugeot Expert van was set on fire at around 8.30pm on Monday (November 12)Â at Cabot House, The Compass, Southampton.Â
A 19-year-old man, who discovered the fire and alerted residents, suffered smoke inhalation and was taken to Southampton General Hospital for treatment.
Police are investigating the incident as arson.Â
Detective Constable Gary Allsopp, said: '˜We'd like to speak to anyone who was in the area of The Compass around the time of the incident.Â
'˜Did you see anyone in, or running away from, the area? Do you have any information about who may be responsible?
'˜I would urge anyone with information to call us on 101 quoting 44180425547.'Â
Anyone with information should contact Hampshire Constabulary on 101 quoting 4418042554