Firefighters tackle car fire in garage

Fire crews were called out when a car set alight inside the garage of a house in Burnley.
Fire crews were called out when a car set alight inside the garage of a house in Burnley.

Firefighters were called out this morning when a car set alight inside the garage of a house in Burnley.

The incident happened in Southern Court at around 8-40am.

Firefighters wearing breathing apparatus used a hosereel jet to extinguish the flames on the car that was parked inside a detached garage.

A portable fan was also used to extract smoke from the garage.