Car up in flames in Telford after electrical fault

A car went up in flames on an industrial estate this afternoon after an electrical fault.

Fire engines at the scene of a fire at Walthamstow Mall on Selbourne Road, Walthamstow, east London. London Fire Brigade (LFB) have declared a major incident as more than 100 firefighters tackle a blaze at the east London shopping centre. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Monday July 22, 2019. See PA story FIRE Walthamstow. Photo credit should read: Kirsty O'Connor/PA Wire.
Fire engines at the scene of a fire at Walthamstow Mall on Selbourne Road, Walthamstow, east London. London Fire Brigade (LFB) have declared a major incident as more than 100 firefighters tackle a blaze at the east London shopping centre. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Monday July 22, 2019. See PA story FIRE Walthamstow. Photo credit should read: Kirsty O'Connor/PA Wire.

The car was "well alight" on the A464 at Stafford Park in Telford. Fire crews and police were called to the incident at around 2pm. Nobody was hurt.

A Shropshire Fire and Rescue spokesman said: "At 2.04pm on Saturday, September, 18, we received a call reporting a car fire in Telford.

"One vehicle well alight caused by an electrical fault. Crews extinguished using two hose reel jets.

"One fire appliance was mobilised from Telford Central. Also at the scene of the incident were the police."

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