A van burst into flames at a Portsmouth petrol station today.
Firefighters were called to extinguish the blaze at the ASDA service station at Fratton shortly after 8am.
An eyewitness said: ‘I saw a van on fire on the forecourt. There were a lot of police there.’
The blaze left the engine of the Ford Transit badly damaged.
The service station had to be closed while firefighters dealt with the incident.