Fire crews battle Hartlepool car blaze

Claymore Road, Hartlepool.
Claymore Road, Hartlepool.

Fire fighters have extinguished a fire which broke out in a parked car late last night.

Crews were called to Claymore Road, of Owton Manor Lane, at 10.30pm on Wednesday.

When fire fighters arrived the Mercedes vehicle was well alight.

Hartlepool Stranton crews spent half an hour dealing with the blaze.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.