Vauxhall on fire

A FIRE crew was called after a car was set alight.

Firefighters at Stranton Fire Station, in Stockton Road, Hartlepool, received a report of a maroon Vauxhall Corsa which was on fire in Huckelhoven Court, Hartlepool.

The passenger side of the car was completely destroyed in the blaze.

Nobody was injured, in the incident, which happened at around 9.30am on Thursday night.

One appliance attended the scene, and the fire took around 25 minutes to put out.