Car blaze treated as arson

A car fire is being treated as arson by brigade chiefs.

By The Newsroom
Sunday, 09 September, 2018, 19:54
Hartlepool firefighters dealt with the incident

The vehicle was found on fire in a ditch on Brierton Lane, Hartlepool, near a quarry at 7.10am today.

One crew from Hartlepool Community Fire Station attended the call.

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Crew manager Brookes said: "The car was well alight when we got there. We believe it was deliberate."

It is believed the vehicle was an Audi TT.