Car destroyed by fire in Burnley

Six fire engines were used to extinguish the blaze
Six fire engines were used to extinguish the blaze

Firefighters were called to a car blaze in the early hours of this morning (Sunday).

Crews from Burnley arrived in Cliviger at 6-30 am to find the vehicle parked at the side of The Long Causeway well alight. Firefighters wearing breathing apparatus used a hose reel to extinguish the fire, but the car was totally destroyed. An investigation is now under way in conjunction with the police to determine the cause of the fire.