Cars destroyed in blaze at auction site

Haverto Hill Road. Picture from Google Images
Haverto Hill Road. Picture from Google Images

Eleven cars were destroyed in a fire at a Billingham auction site.

Firecrews were called to HBC Car Sales in Haverton Hill Road shortly before 1am this morning.

One crew each from Billingham and Middlesbrough and two from Stockton attended.

Two hose reels were used to extinguish the blaze.

The incident was dealt with by 2.22am.