Firebugs torch car in midnight attack

Firefighters raced to the scene after a car was set alight on the driveway of a house in Fence.
Firefighters raced to the scene after a car was set alight on the driveway of a house in Fence.

Arsonists are believed to be responsible for setting fire to a car on the driveway of a house in Fence.

The vehicle was set alight in Wheatley Lane Road, Fence, not long after midnight.

Fire crews from Nelson tackled the flames using a hosereel jet. There were no casualties and police have been informed.