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FIREFIGHTERS were called out to tackle a car that caught fire.

Smoke was pouring from the Ford Mondeo in Southleigh Road, Warblington, when a fire engine arrived at about 1.25pm yesterday.

The driver had parked the car in the road after noticing smoke coming from the car on the A27.

The fire took about 10 minutes to deal with.

The crew from Havant made the scene safe. The driver was unhurt.