Fareham firefighters tackle engine car fire on A32

A VEHICLE fire on the A32 caused delays this evening (February 8) as firefighters looked to tackle the blaze.

Monday, 8th February 2021, 6:24 pm
Updated Monday, 8th February 2021, 6:28 pm

One appliance was deployed from Fareham at 5.17pm this evening after reports of a car engine on fire on the southbound carriageway between the A27 Eastern Way and Old Gosport Road.

Firefighters used two breathing apparatus and a hose reel to extinguish the blaze. The fire ‘completely destroyed the engine bay’ of the car.

Fire crews were stood down at 5.37pm. There are no reported injuries.

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