Firefighters called to Portchester car fire

FIREFIGHTERS have put out a car fire in Portchester.

Sunday, 4th December 2016, 6:03 pm
Updated Tuesday, 6th December 2016, 4:27 pm
Firefighters have been called to a car fire in Portchester
Firefighters have been called to a car fire in Portchester

Two appliances from Fareham Fire Station and a rapid support vehicle from Cosham Fire Station were sent to The Ridgeway just after 4.30pm this evening.

Officers have now tackled the blaze. The car was a Jaguar which caught fire when being rolled out by the driver.

A spokesperson for Hampshire Fire and Rescue said: ‘We were called to The Ridgeway at 4.36pm.

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‘The Jaguar caught fire when being rolled out.’

The incident is not being treated as suspicious.