CAR FIRE TACKLED ON LUSHINGTON HILL

lushingtonhillcarfireFirefighters from Newport tackled a car fire in Wootton this afternoon (Wednesday).

One appliance from Newport Fire Station was mobilised to Lushington Hill shortly before 15:25 after an Audi A3 developed a fire under the bonnet.

The single crew extinguished the fire by 16:00, however significant damage has been sustained to the front of the vehicle.

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Motorists were delayed for a short while.

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