A MAIN road filled with smoke after a car’s engine caught fire.
Firefighters were called to Cosham High Street yesterday at 3.43pm to reports of a car fire next to the railway station.
The fire is believed to have been caused by an engine fault affecting a silver Fiat people carrier working as an Aquacars taxi.
A section of the pavement was closed while firefighters dealt with the incident and passers-by said it filled the whole street with smoke.
Firefighters from Cosham had dealt with the fire by 4pm.