Car fire in Walgherton

22/08/2020 - 05:48

London Road, Walgherton

One fire engine attended from Nantwich


At around 5.50am firefighters were notified of a car being on fire on London Road in Walgherton.

On arrival the crew found the unoccupied vehicle well alight on a bend in the road.

The road was closed as firefighters worked at the scene.

A firefighter wearing breathing apparatus extinguished the fire with a hose reel jet.

The car's battery was isolated, and once the fire was out the car was damped down to make it safe.

Affected materials were turned over to expose hotspots and temperatures were monitored with a hose reel jet.

Once firefighters were satisfied that the car was safe they handed the incident over to the police.

Firefighters were in attendance for around 50 minutes.

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Last updated: Saturday 22 August 2020